Proton pump inhibitors (PPIs), a class of heartburn drugs, have been linked to an increased risk of early death by a recent study.
According to a study, teens who go from smoking marijuana occasionally to using it every week or every day, significantly increase their risk of psychosis.
Researchers in Britain have found that 1/5 of male freshwater fish in the U.K. have become intersex due to oral contraceptives and other drugs in the water.
Hot dogs made with nitrites derived from celery juice or celery powder aren’t any safer than those made with artificial sodium nitrite.
The sale of recreational marijuana became legal in Nevada at the stroke of midnight on 1 July 2017. Hundreds of people lined up at dispensaries.
Researchers at Banfield Animal Hospital write in a report that obesity among pets has skyrocketed over the past 10 years, thanks to their owners.
Scientists are concerned that the continued misuse of plastic bottles could soon lead to a real environmental crisis.
A parasite that can cause deadly meningitis is spreading through Florida and may be located in other southeastern U.S. states.
Two studies conducted in open fields link neonicotinoid pesticides to honeybee colony collapse disorder, poor bee health, and shortened lifespans of bees.
A recent study shows that just having your smartphone within your view disrupts your ability to concentrate and reduces your cognitive abilities.
According to researchers, eating fish at least twice a week significantly improves the pain and swelling associated with rheumatoid arthritis.
Researchers have found that dark hair dyes and relaxers increase the risk of breast cancer in different ways among black and white women.
Breastfeeding lowers the risk of heart attack and stroke in women, and the longer a woman breastfeeds, the greater protection she has.
If you accidentally strike a deer or elk with your vehicle in the state of Oregon, you can now legally “harvest” the roadkill for meat.
In a letter, U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions asked Congress to allow him to undo federal medical marijuana protections.
The U.S. Department of the Interior has announced that Yellowstone grizzly bears will lose federal protections under the Endangered Species Act.
Effective July 7, 2017, glyphosate will be listed as a carcinogenic chemical and will require warning labels under California’s Proposition 65.