Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
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.
Sleep experts have found that light wavelengths smartphones or handheld tablets have, can disrupt the brain’s sleep-inducing hormone melatonin according to a report by Bloomberg.
Exposure to more natural, green space in cities and towns can deliver large, long-lasting benefits to the mental health of the people living in the area.
In a crackdown against child obesity, schoolchildren are being refused second helpings of food at lunchtime.
A team of scientists recently discovered a way to send encoded text messages through evaporated vodka.
U.S. health officials have issued a travel advisory for the Caribbean island of St. Martin because of a mosquito-borne disease.