On September 30, the CDC issued fresh warnings for men and women regarding transmission of the Zika virus. Here is the scoop.
The world’s first “artificial pancreas” has been approved by the FDA for people with Type 1 diabetes. Will life now be easier for diabetics?
Air pollution is responsible for 11% of deaths worldwide. Air pollution is much worse in poorer countries than in developed, wealthier ones.
New research shows that those who have acne generally age more slowly than those who do not. This could be good news for acne sufferers!
A new study suggests that people who drink beer are happier, less inhibited, and more empathetic toward others. Do you think so?
Mother of 1-year-old who died from MRSA hopes to spread the word on antibiotic resistance and how quickly it can kill a child.
Researchers have found that eating a plant-based diet may significantly reduce the risk of type 2 diabetes – though you do not have to go vegetarian!
Yes, ramen noodles contain toxic MSG; but there are more unhealthy aspects of these popular prepared food products than you might realize.
When a person quits smoking, the majority of the genetic damage eventually fades. However, a new study suggests that part that damage is permanent.
BPA has been linked to hormone disruption and oxidative stress, but is still used in manufacturing. Now prenatal BPA levels have also been linked to asthma.
The FDA is seeking public comment on what the definition of “healthy” should be as it applies to foods. Current standards may surprise you.
Just weeks after finding traces of glyphosate in U.S. honey, the FDA says it has found the herbicide in oatmeal and oat products.
The number of children born with neonatal abstinence syndrome has dramatically increased. This places a huge burden on Medicare.
A new study shows how physical activity – especially walking – can help older adults recover from disability and regain their independence.
Like the pharmaceutical industry, the alcohol industry is fighting marijuana legalization over fears that legal weed would pose too much competition.
An Italian village near the see boasts 81 centenarians our of only 7,000 citizens. What is the secret to their longevity?
A marijuana-based childhood epilepsy drug has taken 1 step closer to approval after phase 3 clinical trial results kids had a 42% reduction in seizures.