Americans are heavier than ever. But just how heavy? Evidently, the average American man has packed on 15lbs over the course of the last 20 years.
Florida is having a difficult time controlling the Zika virus, as the state has trouble controlling mosquitoes in general.
A new report says that although older people are mostly likely to need medical care, they are least likely to turn to the Internet for information.
In a new study, people who read a book for about 30 minutes a day were found to live approximately 2 years longer than those who didn’t read at all.
In the midst of the Flint water crisis, a group of students called the “Dream Kings” sought to ensure that senior citizens of Flint were taken care of, giving them 300 cases of clean water.
42 U.S. states are dealing with a major outbreak of “super lice” just as kids are starting to go back to school after summer break.
A homeless mother with 3 daughters heading to the junior Olympics was surprised with a ticket she couldn’t afford so she could see her daughters compete.
A new study suggests that those who consume animal proteins are at a higher risk for death than those who do not.
With temperatures rising, it is important that you take the necessary steps to protect yourself from heat related issues. Here are 5 no-brainer tips on how to cool yourself down.
Eight-year-old Wyatt Gillette became an honorary marine on July 30 before passing away the next day from Aicardi-Goutieres Syndrome Type 1.
Cockroach milk may be the next superfood, and 1 researcher predicts it may find its way into protein drinks via yeast – bioengineered yeast.
Soybean fields in parts of Arkansas, Missouri, and Tennessee are plagued by “superweeds” that have become resistant to Monsanto’s herbicide ingredient, glyphosate.
Kevin Upshur of Philadelphia inherited his mother’s neighborhood bar, turning it into a learning center for kids in order to give back to his community.
A new investigation by the Associated Press (AP) is suggesting that flossing might not actually work as well as we have been led to believe.
A small but increasing number of young children are being exposed to marijuana edibles in Colorado, and winding up in the hospital.
The FDA is adding a stronger boxed warning on a dangerous class of antibiotics know for causing serious, and sometimes permanent, side effects.
Researchers have discovered a gene linked to causing ALS — and it is said that the Ice Bucket Challenge’s flood of donations two years ago largely helped.