Health Tip: Preparing Hot Dogs

(HealthDay News) -- Hot dogs are an American favorite, but they can make you sick if you let them spoil.

Health Tip: Keep Stress in Check

(HealthDay News) -- Stress can creep into your daily life, affecting your health and your ability to perform everyday tasks.

Troubled Launch of 'Obamacare' Tops Health News for 2013

FRIDAY, Dec. 27, 2013 (HealthDay News) -- As 2013 nears to a close, the year's top health news story -- the fumbled debut of the Affordable Care Act, often dubbed Obamacare -- continues to grab headlines.

Many Women Still Have Pain One Year After Breast Cancer Surgery

THURSDAY, Jan. 2, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- One year after breast cancer surgery, many women continue to experience pain, according to a new study.

Curtain Rises Wednesday on 'Obamacare'

TUESDAY, Dec. 31, 2013 (HealthDay News) -- It survived a U.S. Supreme Court challenge, multiple repeal attempts, delays of key provisions and a disastrous rollout, and now the Affordable Care Act, also known as "Obamacare," marks a major milestone.

Teen Drivers Become Distracted Quickly

THURSDAY, Jan. 2, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Teen drivers quickly move from focused to distracted while behind the wheel, and this raises their risk for accidents, a new study finds.

Can Bacterial Infections During Pregnancy Raise Autism Risk?

THURSDAY, Jan. 2, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Pregnant women who have a bacterial infection that's diagnosed during hospitalization may be at greater risk of delivering a child with autism, a new study suggests.

Health Highlights: Jan. 2, 2014

Here are some of the latest health and medical news developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay: