Massachusetts Defies U.S. Trend With Binge Drinkers Drinking Less, Study ShowsIn 2017, the number of binge drinks per year among adult binge drinkers ranged from 320 per year in Massachusetts to 1,219 in Wyoming. The number of drinks among those who reported binge drinking increased in nine states -- Idaho, Indiana, Maine, Montana, New Jersey, New York, North Dakota, Ohio and Virginia -- while the number of drinks decreased significantly in Massachusetts and West Virginia.
FDA Drug Approval Laws Getting Less Stringent, Study ShowsAccording to a new study, changes in federal laws mean drugs are getting less rigorous review by the FDA before they get approved.
Study Finds Women Who Suffer Miscarriage May Have Long-Term Psychological StressA new study finds that many women suffer long-term psychological distress after a miscarriage.
Reducing Tongue Fat Could Improve Sleep Apnea, Study SaysHaving a fat tongue could be a key reason you snore, choke, gasp or stop breathing periodically during the night, ruining your sleep and potentially your health.
Cancer Death Rate In U.S. Has Biggest One-Year Drop, Researchers SayResearchers say the largest-ever one-year decline in the U.S. cancer death rate is due to advances in lung-tumor treatments.
Dana-Farber Sleep Education Class Helping Cancer Survivors Rest BetterMany cancer survivors have trouble sleeping, so the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute is offering a sleep education class to change that.
Running A Marathon Could Help You Live Longer, Study SuggestsNew research suggests training and running a marathon for the first time could reverse some of the effects of aging on our bodies.
Mediterranean Diet Ranked Best Diet Again, Report SaysEvery year, U.S. News & World Report ranks 35 diets based on input from health experts. For 2020, the Mediterranean diet reigns supreme again.
Study Claims Snacking Could Help Improve A Child's NutritionA new study claims snacking could actually improve your child's nutrition.
Study: Intermittent Fasting May Help You Live LongerNew research finds that intermittent fasting could actually help you live longer.
4 Cups Of Coffee A Day Could Help Reduce Weight Gain, Study FindsCould caffeine be the way to help curb holiday weight gain?
Study: Half Of America Will Be Obese Within 10 YearsEven worse, one in four Americans will be "severely obese."
Losing Weight And Keeping It Off May Reduce Breast Cancer Risk, Study SaysA new study shows if women lose weight and keep it off, they can reduce the risk of breast cancer.
Women Now Outnumber Men At U.S. Medical Schools For First Time EverFor the first time in history, there are more women in medical school in the U.S. than men.
Eating Chili Peppers Cuts Risk Of Death From Heart Attack And Stroke, Study SaysResearchers found that the risk of dying from a heart attack was 40% lower among those eating chili peppers at least four times per week.