The CDC reported that laminate flooring from Lumber Liquidators can increase cancer risk by three times.
Medical health services in England have been underfunded for far too long that has led to "thousands of tragic and unnecessary deaths," a report said Monday. The review, setup by NHS England with the help of an independent health taskforce, revealed that as many as £1 Billion funding was required by 2020-21 to provide adequate care to additional 1 million people
According to a recent study, men are more likely to mouth and throat related cancer linked to human papillomavirus, or HPV, one of the most common infections transmitted sexually, say the researchers.
Only wearing their underwear, runners warmup for their run on chilly morning down the I Street Northwest, towards 18th Street in the country’s capital. Hundreds of men and women gathered together wearing nothing but their undergarments to contribute to a mile-long walk/jog in the seventh annual Cupid’s Undie Run. “This is all a fundraising party. … We’re all here to support the Children’s Tumor Foundation,” says Chad Bartlett, organizer of Cupid’s Undie Run DC.
Egg yolks have been demonized for quite sometime because of the cholesterol content in the yellow part. However, yolks also contain all the good properties of an egg such as folate, vitamins, iron and most importantly, they contain nutrients – zeaxanthin and lutein, responsible for healthy eyes and brain.
On Thursday, World Bank announced that it will finance $150 million immediately to Caribbean and Latin American countries to help fight against Zika virus outbreak. In a statement released by World Bank, it said that they will increase the support if required and the current amount has been determined by the demand assessed by the team of experts sent to the affected countries.
According to a new study, the adults who smoke pot are more susceptible than non-smokers to develop an addiction outside of drugs.
Patients in hospital suffering from delirium may be associated with common antibiotics now more than ever, as per new research. Delirium is defined as mental confusion along with signs of hallucination and irritation may be caused due to medications
According to a new research, drinkers who live in the poor areas suffer from poor health as compared to wealthy drinkers because they are likely to have other harmful behaviors too. When drinking is combined with other behaviors such as smoking, followed by poor diet and excess weight, it can amplify the risk of alcohol-related conditions, as per the study.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention conducted a sleep survey of all the 50 states and the District of Columbia has just been published
Flavored beverages served by Starbucks and the likes can contain as much as 25 teaspoons of sugar per serving, as per a report by British Campaign Group Action on Sugar.
The World Meteorological Organization explains that El Niño has hit its peak and will fade out later this year.
Philanthropist Paul Allen announced that he would be donating $2 million in grants to help fight the Zika virus.
An injured American soldier will be the first patient in the U.S. to get a penis transplant.
Younger women are seen resisting the anti-smoking trend, revealed latest official figures. While the trend of men who smoke has hit an all time low, for the women, the fall in the smoking trend for women seems to have halted.
For all intents and purposes, the "War on Drugs" ended when nearly every state passed a law for recreational or medical marijuana use. The truth is, however, that law enforcement officers everywhere still actively pursue drug arrests. If you've been arrested for illicit drug use, you need to take the charges seriously. While there may be a valid defense or a program that can get you out of trouble for a first offense, the stigma can haunt you for a lifetime.