Health experts have a new way to track flu symptom: Google searches.
Data shows, rather than immediately scheduling a doctor's appointment, many people search the terms "Flu symptoms" on popular internet search engines.
Now Google’s philanthropic unit will analyze flu search data and give the results to the CDC.
Experts say last year their data picked up on a flu outbreak in the mid-Atlantic two weeks before the CDC reported it.
A new line of caffeinated chewing gum is causing jitters among health advocates and prompting federal officials to take a new look at the proliferation of jolt-infused foods, including those marketed to children and teens.
Stress, the slowing of metabolism of middle age, and hormone changes after having a baby are three main reasons why many people see the numbers on the scale going up. Dr. Mehmet Oz shares tips on how to shed those final 10 pounds.