DON’T go to Sleep with Anger and Unresolved Issues – Here’s Why

A new study suggests that couples who resolve any issues before going to sleep leads to better quality, more restorative sleep.


Science is Now Focusing more on Researching the Placenta

With the threat of the Zika virus looming, scientists have taken to studying the human placenta with a National Institutes of Health $50 million Human Placenta Project.


Acupuncture for Pain Competes with Morphine in Shock New Study

A new study suggests that acupuncture for pain may compete even with morphine, a potent opioid used to control pain in hospitals.


Johnson & Johnson Sued Again over Transvaginal Mesh Marketing

The attorney general of Kentucky filed a civil lawsuit against Johnson & Johnson over the way it marketed its transvaginal mesh products.


Kentucky Pharmacies Now Selling Naloxone Without Prescription

To combat opioid overdoses, Kentucky will begin selling the drug Naloxone over the counter without a prescription in 96 Kroger outlets across the state.


Are Computers Better than Doctors at Detecting Lung Cancer?

Researchers at the Stanford University School of Medicine have found that computers trained to detect lung cancer tissue may actually be more accurate than any human doctor.


Study: Everyone Can Squash This 3rd Leading Cause of Death

Hundreds of thousands of people in the U.S. suffer a stroke each year, but a new study suggests that more than 90% of strokes are preventable.


Could Alzheimer’s Be Treated with Period Pain Medication?

Although there is no accepted treatment for Alzheimer’s yet, a study shows that we may find hope in a common period pain medication drug – mefenamic acid.


First Zika Case Linked to Interstate Travel Arrived in Texas

There is now confirmation that a case of the much-discussed Zika virus has spread across state lines when a Texan returned from a Florida visit.


Hundreds Receive Transplants from Former Cancer Patients

the National Health Service has gone on to debunk that claim that those with cancer are not able to donate organs.


Pesticides Sprayed to Fight Zika may be more Harmful than Zika

Florida officials are spraying a pesticide called naled which kills Zika-carrying mosquitoes, but is associated with serious health risks.


Most Kids Lack Ideal Cardiovascular Health: What do we Do?

A new report shows that many children lack ideal cardiovascular health, due to poor diet and a lack of physical activity, leading to health problems later.


Acupuncture May Help Prevent Memory Loss, Study Suggests

A new study suggests that acupuncture may help those who are suffering from the early stages of dementia, known as mild cognitive impairment (MCI).


Thousands of Lives Could be Saved by Stricter Air Pollution Standards

Thousands of lives across 20 U.S. cities would be saved, and thousands of serious health problems could be prevented with tighter air pollution standards.


Pokemon Go Saves Struggling Independent Ice Cream Shop

Mad Hatter’s Ice Cream, a small ice cream shop in Anacortes, Washington has seen its business go from struggling to booming thanks to Pokemon Go.


Could Poor Sleep Habits Be Making You Fat?

Can sleep apnea have a negative effect on your weight? Recent research reveals that this is likely the case.


What the DEA’s Failure to Reschedule Marijuana Means for Research

The DEA refuses to reclassify marijuana, but it is promising to make it easier for scientists and companies to get different strains of the plant for research.