Centers for Disease and Control and Prevention
Study suggests teens who tan more likely to smoke, binge drink and engage in unsafe sex.
Researchers find that “weight fate” is set by age 5.
Nearly all women seeking an abortion– including those who viewed ultrasound images before the procedure – followed through in the health care termination.
With new economies jumpstarting across the globe, combining with efforts to eliminate malnutrition, world hunger has dropped 17 percent since 1990. However, between 1980 and 2008, the number of obese or overweight adults in the developing world more than tripled from 250 million to 904 million.
Across the globe, vastly different cultures, and language barriers – humans feel nearly the exact same physical responses to emotion.
Older adults with memory issues and a history of concussions are more likely to have a buildup of Alzheimer’s-prone plaques in the brain.
Men with higher levels of testosterone are more likely to have very little, or no response to flu vaccines and other defenses against influenza and other infectious diseases.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued a voluntary recall for an isolated HPV vaccine that it says contained tiny glass particles as a result of a breakage during the manufacturing process.
Data released last week found that 62 percent of US men who self-reported being HIV-positive said they had unprotected anal sex with a male partner in the last 12 months.
Light smokers are not safe from the large life expectancy cuts that come from mild cigarette use.