Teen Drivers a Danger to Others on the Road, Report Warns

THURSDAY, May 28, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Teen drivers are a threat to everyone on the road, a new study warns.

Could a Noisy Neighborhood Make You Fat?

WEDNESDAY, May 27, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Exposure to noise from traffic, trains and planes may be linked to a burgeoning belly, Swedish researchers report.

U.S. Traveler Returning From Liberia Dies of Lassa Fever: CDC

TUESDAY, May 26, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- A man who returned to the United States after traveling to Liberia in West Africa has died of Lassa fever, federal health officials reported.

Health Tip: Watch Portion Sizes While Traveling

(HealthDay News) -- Controlling portion sizes is essential for controlling calorie consumption. But that can be difficult when you're on the road.

Fewer Motorcyclists Dying in Crashes: Report

WEDNESDAY, May 20, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Motorcyclist deaths in the United States dropped for the second straight year in 2014, but they are still higher than they were a decade ago, a new report shows.

Health Tip: Avoid Road Distractions

(HealthDay News) -- Driving while distracted is dangerous to you, other drivers and passengers.

Brain Injury Linked to Raised Risk of Road Rage

TUESDAY, May 12, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- People who have suffered a traumatic brain injury are at increased risk for road rage, a new study finds.

Health Tip: Travel Safely in the Air

(HealthDay News) -- A little preparation can help you stay healthy and safe when traveling by plane.

Antibiotic-Resistant Typhoid Spreading Across Asia, Africa

MONDAY, May 11, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- An antibiotic-resistant strain of the bacteria that causes typhoid fever has spread to many countries and reached epidemic levels in Africa, a new study warns.

Biking, Walking to Work Can Help Shed Pounds

FRIDAY, May 8, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Leaving your car at home and cycling, walking or using public transit to get to work could help you lose weight, according to a new study.