OPIOID MAKER AGREES TO PAY OKLAHOMA $85 MILLION OVER CLAIMS COMPANY HELPED CREATE ADDICTION CRISIS

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. agreed to pay $85 million to settle an Oklahoma lawsuit claiming that illegal marketing of its...

HOW ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY BECAME THE RESTING PLACE FOR AMERICA'S ‘HEROIC DEAD'

On May 30, 1868, Gen. John A. Logan visited Arlington National Cemetery to speak at a ceremony for what was then called Decoration...

 
 
 

MAINE TO ELIMINATE NON-MEDICAL EXEMPTIONS FOR VACCINATIONS

Democratic Gov. Janet Mills on Friday signed into law a bill that eliminates religious and philosophical exemptions for vaccinations...

NEARLY 500 CHILDREN HAVE BEEN INFECTED WITH HIV IN A SINGLE PAKISTANI CITY. HERE'S WHAT TO KNOW

Nearly 500 children in a single Pakistani city have tested positive for HIV, in an outbreak that has led to the arrest of at least...

 
 
 

IMPROVEMENTS IN U.S. AIR QUALITY ARE SAVING THOUSANDS OF LIVES A YEAR

Recent improvements in U.S. air quality are saving thousands of lives per year, according to the latest Health of the Air report from...

THE DEBATE OVER OFFICE TEMPERATURES JUST HEATED UP, THANKS TO A NEW STUDY

There are new data to throw into the ongoing debate over office thermostats-but they likely won't settle any arguments. The question...

 
 
 

HERE ARE THE SAFEST AND MOST EFFECTIVE SUNSCREENS

Summer means more time in the sun, which can be good for the bones-all that vitamin D-but bad for the skin. In its annual report on...

ARE VEGGIE CHIPS OR STRAWS HEALTHIER THAN POTATO CHIPS?

If you're trying to sneak more vegetables into your-or your kid's-diet, swapping regular potato chips for veggie chips or sticks may...

 
 
 

THE GAP BETWEEN MALE AND FEMALE YOUTH SUICIDE RATES IS NARROWING IN THE U.S

For decades, U.S. boys have died by suicide far more frequently than girls, even though girls attempt suicide and report contemplating...

HOW SOME GENERIC DRUGS COULD DO MORE HARM THAN GOOD

For the 16 years that Dr. Brian Westerberg, a Canadian surgeon, worked volunteer missions at the Mulago National Referral Hospital...

 
 
 

WHY MUNCHAUSEN SYNDROME BY PROXY IS HAVING A MOMENT ON TV

Munchausen syndrome by proxy is having an unexpected moment-at least on television. The medical disorder , which manifests when a person...

HERE'S WHAT EATING PROCESSED FOODS FOR TWO WEEKS DOES TO YOUR BODY

Ultra-processed foods-the kinds made irresistible by sugar, fat and salt-are ubiquitous in the U.S., making up as much as 60% of the...

 
 
 

ALABAMA'S ABORTION BAN ISN'T ONLY ABOUT ABORTION. OPPONENTS ARE AFRAID IT MAY DRIVE DOCTORS OUT OF THE STATE

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey on May 15 signed into law the strictest abortion ban in the country, sparking fears not only about abortion access,...

A LOW-FAT DIET MAY LOWER THE RISK OF DYING FROM BREAST CANCER

Breast cancer treatments have come a long way in recent decades, but understanding how to prevent tumors from forming in the first...

 
 
 

CVS WILL ONLY SELL SUPPLEMENTS THAT HAVE BEEN THIRD-PARTY TESTED FOR SAFETY

CVS Pharmacy announced May 15 that it will only sell vitamins and supplements that have been third-party-tested for safety and label...

ARE ONIONS AND GARLIC HEALTHY? HERE'S WHAT EXPERTS SAY

Garlic and onions are staples for many home cooks. But do these plants actually add any health benefits to your dishes? Or are they...

 
 
 

IT MAY NOT BE A BAD THING FEWER U.S. BABIES WERE BORN IN 2018 THAN IN ANY YEAR SINCE 1986

With American women increasingly delaying having children , fewer U.S. babies were born in 2018 than in any year since 1986, according...

MONSANTO ORDERED TO PAY $2 BILLION IN CASE TYING WEED KILLER TO CANCER

A jury on Monday ordered agribusiness giant Monsanto Co. to pay a combined $2.055 billion to a couple claiming that the company's popular...

 
 
 

WANT TO STAY HEALTHY AS YOU AGE? LET GO OF ANGER

Though emotions are often fleeting, they can have a lasting impact on your health. Stress, for example, may heighten the risk of both...

SODA TAXES ARE A ‘NO-BRAINER' FOR PUBLIC HEALTH, SAYS THE AUTHOR OF A NEW STUDY ON THEM

A new JAMA study suggests taxing sugary drinks really can make people buy fewer of them, potentially translating to better public health. Taxes...

 
 
 



Link Between in Vitro Fertilization and Heart Disease in Pregnancy Discovered

Link Between in Vitro Fertilization and Heart Disease in Pregnancy Discovered

Women who are undergoing fertility treatment should see their doctor/physician urgently if they have heart failure symptoms, says study. Read more ...

Virtual Reality can Help Spot Early Signs of Alzheimer's More Accurately

Virtual Reality can Help Spot Early Signs of Alzheimer's More Accurately

Virtual reality technology may help identify early stages of Alzheimer's disease accurately than the standard cognitive tests which are currently in use, finds a new study. Read more ...

Holidays may Disrupt Drug Routines of Children with Diabetes

Holidays may Disrupt Drug Routines of Children with Diabetes

Drug adherence is decreased among children with type 1 diabetes during school holidays and on weekends, finds a new study. Read more ...

Does a Single Exercise Session Improve Insulin Sensitivity?

Does a Single Exercise Session Improve Insulin Sensitivity?

One benefit of exercise is that it lowers the risk of type 2 diabetes. One way it does this is by helping with weight control and by reducing the risk of obesity, a major risk... Read more ...

Why Morning Workouts Are Better for Your Brain

Why Morning Workouts Are Better for Your Brain

What is your favorite time to work out? Do you rise, shine, and lace up your exercise shoes or do you save your workouts for the end of the day? Both approaches have benefits... Read more ...

6 Ways to Get Stubborn Biceps to Grow

6 Ways to Get Stubborn Biceps to Grow

Could your biceps use more definition? Have you stopped seeing changes despite working your biceps regularly? To get your “guns” more defined, you need to hypertrophy the... Read more ...

Another Compelling Reason to Always Take the Stairs at Work

Another Compelling Reason to Always Take the Stairs at Work

Hopefully, you do a structured workout most days of the week. If not, what are you waiting for? Exercise is the best free medicine, and you don't have to join a gym to get the... Read more ...

Does the Hormonal Response to Aerobic & Strength-Training Exercise Differ?

Does the Hormonal Response to Aerobic & Strength-Training Exercise Differ?

Exercise not only burns calories; It affects the release of hormones, chemical messengers that directly influence many important functions in the body. Some of these hormones... Read more ...

Colon Cancer Rates Are Increasing in Younger People. Can Exercise Lower the...

Colon Cancer Rates Are Increasing in Younger People. Can Exercise Lower the Risk?

Did you know colon cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death? You might think colon cancer is an issue primarily later in life, but rates of new colon malignancy are... Read more ...

Deep state desperation: A false flag is their last remaining option to save...

Deep state desperation: A false flag is their last remaining option to save themselves from being exposed and destroyed

Just four days ago, President Trump ordered the declassification of “bucket five” documents which will show how Obama's FBI and DOJ actively conspired to commit treason against... Read more ...