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Use of e-cigarettes by teens and preteens has surged 300 percent during the last 12 months, the CDC says.
April 17, 2015 / 4 min read
The top ten most addictive items were: chocolate, ice cream, French fries, pizza, cookies, chips, cakes, popcorn (buttered), cheeseburgers and muffins.
February 27, 2015 / 3 min read
Money is the top stress trigger in the U.S., according to a recent study from the American Psychological Association. The survey, which is called “Stress...
February 6, 2015 / 2 min read
The majority of top-selling nutritional supplements promoted for eye health do not contain the proper ingredients or dosages considered effective in slowing some eye diseases,...
January 2, 2015 / 2 min read
Certain types of electronic books (e-readers) can make it harder to fall asleep. A new study finds that belly fat can carry a higher risk...
December 26, 2014 / 2 min read
The 2014-2015 flu season could be “severe,” and much of the influenza virus already in circulation has mutated and is affecting even those who have...
December 5, 2014 / 3 min read
Energy drinks can pose a health risk to younger children who may not be able to handle the amount of caffeine commonly found in these...
November 21, 2014 / 3 min read
Medicare will soon start paying for annual lung cancer screenings for people at high risk. Eye infections increase. Smartphones linked to injuries to small kids.
November 14, 2014 / 3 min read
The amount of trans fats Americans eat has declined over the last 30 years, says a news study reported in the Journal of the American...
October 24, 2014 / 3 min read
Every American over the age of 45 should be screened for both type 2 diabetes and prediabetes, the common condition of having blood glucose levels...
October 10, 2014 / 2 min read