Researchers in Japan found that oil rich in omega-3 fatty acids turned “bad” fat cells into healthy ones that burn calories.
The results of a massive new study suggest that teen girls who consume plenty of fruits and veggies significantly cut their risk of future breast cancer.
Reduce your chances of getting a tickborne disease by using repellents, checking for ticks, and … drying your clothes?
Research shows that honey and coffee may relieve persistent cough better than corticosteroids or other prescription medicines.
The FDA is hoping that restaurants and food companies will comply with proposed voluntarily guidelines intended to reduce Americans’ sodium intake.
The second baby with Zika-lined microcephaly was born in the United States in New Jersey on June 1.
Last week, a St. Louis Circuit Court jury awarded $46.5 million to 3 plaintiffs who alleged that PCBs made by Monsanto caused cancer.
General Mills has recalled an estimated 10 million pounds of flour over fears that they contain the E. coli bacterium. Over 38 people have been stricken with the bacterium in over 20 states.
Starting June 6, 2015 chain restaurants in New York City must include a symbol next to dishes containing excessive amounts of salt, or they can be fined $200,
Taiwan has recalled Quaker Oats after glyphosate was detected in amounts exceeding the nation’s legal limits in 10 out of 36 products.
Many scientists don’t think cell phones emit enough radiation to cause cancer, but a new study may make believers out of the biggest skeptics.
Across the Middle East, people are exposed to the perfect breeding ground for cutaneous leishmaniasis, a disfiguring disease caused by infected sand flies.
A group of consumers is suing the parent company of Quaker Oats, alleging its “100% Natural” label constitutes false advertising.
Eight new cases of the measles have been confirmed in Arizona, all originating from a private detention center in Eloy.
A new implant designed to help people wean off of heroin and other opioid drugs has been approved by the FDA and could be available in a month.
The first case of an infection caused by bacteria that is resistant to ALL antibiotics has been found in Pennsylvania, and more cases may be out there.
Swimming is great exercise, but public pools can be filthy. Read about a new report on how many public venues gets shut down, and how to protect yourself.