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King County's wellness plan beats the odds

SEATTLE -- When King County, Wash., launched its employee wellness program seven years ago, its motive was clear. "We were being eaten alive by runaway medical costs," says the county's top executive Dow Constantine.

By all accounts, the previous...

Trainer emphasizes women's health, not looks

The fitness world always has had a fixation with physical appearance, but social media has propelled this into stratospheric levels of vanity.

Fitness gurus are posting countless photos of themselves online, with their accomplishments chronicled ...

Q&A on health care law rulings

WASHINGTON -- Contrary rulings Tuesday on a key element of the Affordable Care Act by two separate federal appeals courts raise a variety of questions.

Q. What happened?

A. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit decided 2...