Centers for Disease and Control and Prevention

Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) is a bacteria that is resistant to many of the strongest antibiotics, and although recent prevalence has been limited to hospitals and nursing homes, a new study of 161 New York City residents who contracted the MRSA infections finds that the these people’s homes were “major reservoirs” for the bacteria strains. (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Study: Antibiotic-Resistant MRSA ‘Superbug’ Found In US Homes

An anti-biotic resistant “superbug” that has long affected hospitals and other health-care locations around the world has now found a new “reservoir” location: inside U.S. homes.

04/22/2014

A man with prostate cancer is wheeled into an operating room for a bracytherapy operation. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Study: Prostate Cancer Tests Underestimate Aggressiveness of Disease

A new study has found that prostate cancer tests underestimate the aggressiveness of the disease.

04/12/2014

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Report: E-Cigarette Poisoning On The Rise

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released a new report stating that poisoning from the liquids used in electronic cigarettes is on the rise.

04/03/2014

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Study: Earl Grey Tea Can Lower Cholesterol, Reduce Chances Of Heart Disease

A new study has found that earl grey tea can lower cholesterol and also reduce the chances of heart disease.

03/31/2014

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Study: Urinating In Pool Water Creates Dangerous Chemicals That Can Affect Lungs, Heart

A new study has found that urinating in pool water creates dangerous chemicals that can affect the lungs and heart.

03/30/2014

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Study: Autism Develops Early During Pregnancy

A new study has found that autism begins early in pregnancy.

03/27/2014

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Study: Tooth Loss Associated With Depression

A new study has found that tooth loss is associated with depression.

03/23/2014

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Teens’ Indoor Tanning Tied To Other Risky Behavior

Study suggests teens who tan more likely to smoke, binge drink and engage in unsafe sex.

02/27/2014

Study suggests a child's risk for obesity starts much earlier than previously believed. (Getty Images)

Study: Child Obesity Risk Starts Before School Age

Researchers find that “weight fate” is set by age 5.

01/30/2014

Nearly all women seeking an abortion– including those who viewed ultrasound images before the procedure – followed through in the health care termination. (Photo by Phil Walter/Getty Images)

Study: Nearly All Women Who View Ultrasound Images Still Continue With Abortion

Nearly all women seeking an abortion– including those who viewed ultrasound images before the procedure – followed through in the health care termination.

01/12/2014

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