Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Majority of people who abuse prescription painkillers get the drugs for free from friends or relatives.
Toddler obesity shrank sharply in the past decade, a new study suggests. While promising, it’s not proof that the nation has turned a corner in the battle against childhood obesity, some experts say.
People leaning their heads together to pose for selfies can capture memories from all across the globe – but they may just be capturing head lice.
The findings of a recent study suggest that the average obese woman in America only exercises vigorously for approximately one hour per year.
A report issued by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta indicates that younger Americans were especially affected by influenza this season.
Medical experts and officials with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta said that vaccination rates among American adults are far lower than they ought to be.
Study finds nearly 3 out of 4 U.S. children and young adults consume at least some caffeine, mostly from soda, tea and coffee.
A recent study suggests that instituting minimum pricing for alcohol would save approximately 860 lives each year.
Nearly 3 out of 4 U.S. children and young adults consume at least some caffeine, mostly from soda, tea and coffee. The rate didn’t budge much over a decade, although soda use declined and energy drinks became an increasingly common source, a government analysis finds.
A new strain of stomach bug was the virus responsible for almost 700 recent illnesses on a Caribbean cruise ship.