Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
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.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta attribute approximately 3,400 lung cancer deaths every year to secondhand smoke. A new study suggests that CDC researchers may be mistaken, however.
Health experts offer their thoughts on the concept of “metabolically healthy obesity,” and discuss whether or not complications arising from excess weight are a matter of “if” or “when.”
There are steep declines in pregnancy rates for teens and overall declines for women in all age and race groups.
Officials at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta are advising residents in the Midwestern United States to avoid eating what are referred to in the region as “cannibal sandwiches.”
A recent survey has found that approximately half of Americans want to lose weight – and only about a quarter of the same population are seriously trying to do anything about it.