Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
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.
Exposure to surfaces and objects that have been saturated in cigarette smoke, labeled as “third-hand smoke,” is just as deadly as smoking the cigarette itself.
The World Health Organization’s cancer agency warns there will be 22 million new cases of cancer every year within the next two decades.
Mockery during gym class could negatively affect a child’s likelihood to engage in future physical activity.
Cigarettes now contain more nicotine, and are more addictive than researchers had previously believed.
A report issued by the United States surgeon general indicates that 5.6 million children throughout the country might die prematurely if current tobacco use rates fail to decline.