The CDC calculated that from 2010 to 2012, the death rate caused by heroin overdoses has doubled.
Gout is linked to a heightened risk of type 2 diabetes, according to a new study.
Researchers have discovered a new and first of its kind molecule that allows for the multiplication of stem cells in a unit of cord blood, according to a new study.
New data suggest that the world population will reach 11 billion by the end of the century.
According to a new study, the rate of prescriptions for high-dose opioids increased by 23 percent from 2006 to 2011 in Canada.
Unplanned births out-of-hospital in Norway are associated with higher infant mortality, a new research has revealed.
The CDC found that from 2010 to 2012, the number of diabetes cases increased by nine percent to 29 million.
The World Health Organization has called for an increase in taxes on tobacco products.
Sleeping pills increase the risk of cardiovascular events in heart failure patients by as much as 8-fold, according to a new research.
WHO reported that the global world's life expectancy increased for men and women.
A new study found that in eight years, the rates of type 1 diabetes and type 2 diabetes in children have increased.
The number of heart attacks increase the Monday following daylight savings, a new study reported.
Researchers have demonstrated an association between high levels of stress and a reduced probability of pregnancy in a recent study. According to the study, stress delays pregnancy and might increase the risk of infertility.
Some parts of the world should expect as many as 30 more days a year without precipitation, according to researchers at Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego.
Researchers reported that unpaid rent and utility bills could increase women's chances of becoming obese.