The recommendations are bound to prompt eye-rolling and LOLs from many teens but an influential pediatricians group says parents need to know that unrestricted media use can have serious consequences.
It’s that time again when back to school season turns into Flu season. The CDC wants all children to have the recommended immunizations before the Flu season starts. There are specific immunizations for various ages […]
Light smokers are not safe from the large life expectancy cuts that come from mild cigarette use.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will suffer from a “significantly reduced capacity to respond to outbreak investigations, processing of laboratory samples, and maintaining the agency’s 24/7 emergency operations center” due to the government shutdown.
A recent collaborative study found that exercising may be as effective in treating heart disease as prescription medication.
More children than ever got vaccinated against the flu last year, and health officials urged families Thursday to do even better this time around.
A new report released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta states that use of e-cigarettes by American high school and middle school students doubled between 2011 and 2012.
A national media and advertising campaign entitled “Tips From Former Smokers” is being credited for more than 200,000 smokers having quit following the three-month campaign.
Electronic cigarettes worked just as well as nicotine patches to help smokers quit, according to the first study to compare them.
Flu vaccination is no longer merely a choice between a jab in the arm or a squirt in the nose. This fall, some brands promise a little extra protection.