U.S. Surgeon General Vivek Murthy released a 428-page report that includes shocking statistics and a plan for fixing the nation’s opioid crisis.
The number of cancer deaths in women is expected to increase 60 percent by 2030, particularly in low- and medium-income countries.
A meta-analysis of numerous studies suggests that drinking alcohol may actually cause seven types of cancer. Maybe we should all cut down a little.
More communities are stopping their drinking water from being fluoridated, and a handful of U.S. towns went to the polls on Nov. 8 to voice their opinions.
New information reveals Monsanto and Dow’s weed killer Agent Orange used during the Vietnam War harmed more people than previously thought.
A U.N. expert says that junk food is a human rights issue, and that poor people often have to choose between affordable food and nutritious food.
A new study links exercise with a lower risk of dying early from alcohol-related cancer and other health problems. Cool, right?
Children in the United Kingdom are consuming double the amount of the recommended daily allowance of sugar. An initiative to combat the problem is underway.
Researchers were shocked to find that the number of cancer diagnoses among children and young people in the U.K. had risen 40% in the past 16 years.
Activists are urging Congress to require schools to test PCB levels following a Harvard study showing that up to 26,000 schools contain toxic levels.
When a person quits smoking, the majority of the genetic damage eventually fades. However, a new study suggests that part that damage is permanent.
Over 2,000 women have sued Johnson and Johnson over allegations that their talcum powder causes cancer. Now, another woman has come forward.
For the first time, those with common cancers can expect to live at least 10 years after their diagnosis. However, this can create issues for the long-term.
FDA testing has revealed that U.S. honey is contaminated with the herbicide glyphosate, including a very popular brand marketed as 100 percent all-natural.
Scientists have discovered something about cancer that could make the disease detectable up to 10 years before it becomes extra problematic.
An encouraging new study shows that umbilical-cord blood transplants are more successful than bone marrow or traditional blood cell transplants.
The U.K. government announced on September 3 that it would require cosmetics companies to phase out microplastics in their products by the end of 2017.