Researchers find that “weight fate” is set by age 5.
Risk is greater for middle-age men who drink heavily.
Rare injury resulted in a prolonged priapism.
A Swedish study found evidence that certain molecules associated with damage to brain tissue increase after even a single night without sleep.
Flu season is ramping up, with illness widespread in at least 35 states. That’s up from 25 in the previous week.
According to a new study, having shingles may increase the risk of having a stroke.
Fifty years ago, ashtrays seemed to be on every table and desk. Athletes and even Fred Flintstone endorsed cigarettes in TV commercials.
Mothers-to-be who drank about a bottle of wine a month had the most well adjusted children.
The syndrome is so named because of distinctive rashes that can develop.
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