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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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.
The Affordable Care Act is the law of the land and millions of Americans will be receiving insurance cards on January 1, 2014 for the very first time. Now is the time to answer all […]
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.