Health Tip: Enjoy a Safe Prom

(HealthDay News) -- Prom can be an unforgettable experience for many teens, who have been planning for the big night for months.

Health Tip: Give Your Kitchen a Daily Cleaning

(HealthDay News) -- Any kitchen can be a breeding ground for germs, so it's important to give yours a thorough cleaning every day.

Treatment for Painful Curved Penis Shows Promise

WEDNESDAY, May 8 (HealthDay News) -- Some diseases are especially tough to discuss.

Birth Rates Good After Implanting 1 Embryo, Study Finds

WEDNESDAY, May 8 (HealthDay News) -- Among women who undergo in vitro fertilization (IVF) to become pregnant, there is no difference in delivery rates among those implanted with one prescreened embryo compared to those implanted with two unscreened embryos, new study findings reveal.

Fast Food Hasn't Gotten Much Healthier, Study Says

WEDNESDAY, May 8 (HealthDay News) -- Next time you have a craving for fast food, don't kid yourself that choices today are much healthier, a new study says.

Money Motivates Weight Loss -- One Step at a Time

WEDNESDAY, May 8 (HealthDay News) -- When a health insurer told obese people they could either pay 20 percent more for coverage or start exercising, most of them decided to get active, according to a new study.

Health Highlights: May 8, 2013

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

Hospital Bills Can Vary Widely, Even in Same Cities

WEDNESDAY, May 8 (HealthDay News) -- The fees that hospitals charge consumers or insurance providers for services vary widely across the United States, and can even vary within geographic regions and cities, federal officials reported Wednesday.