Patients Receiving Cancer Treatment Want More Side Effects Information, Survey SaysMany patients diagnosed with cancer undergo chemotherapy, radiation, surgery or all three. According to a new survey, some wish they had been given more information about side effects.
Possible New Type Of Vaping-Related Illness Identified By Canadian DoctorsThere have been more than 2,000 cases of vaping-related lung injury in the U.S., but Canadian doctors may have identified another type of lung disease linked to vaping.
Men Stress When Wives’ Paychecks Approach Their Own, Study FindsWhile husbands appreciate their wives contributing to the household income, a new study finds a limit before it begins to stress them out.
Only Half Of Teens Are Getting The HPV VaccineIt’s recommended for all boys and girls to prevent cancer later in life.
Every 15 Minutes, Someone In The US Dies Of A Drug-Resistant SuperbugEvery 15 minutes, someone in the United States dies of a superbug that has learned to outsmart even our most sophisticated antibiotics, according to a new report from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
What Age Is Too Young For Contact Sports? Medical Advice Still UnclearNew guidance on concussions shows there isn't enough solid evidence to answer some of parents' most burning questions about contact sports.
Boston Hospital Completes First African American Full Facial TransplantRobert Chelsea just got a new face, and with it, he is the latest milestone in the burgeoning world of facial transplant surgery.
Lowell's Flavored Tobacco Restrictions Cut Teen Use, Study SuggestsLimiting kids' access to flavored tobacco products like e-cigarettes, smokeless tobacco and cigars seems to work, according to a new study that looks at two towns that took different approaches to vaping in Massachusetts. That will come as good news to the governments that are adding more restrictions on flavors.
Humid, Windy Days Worse For Pain, Says New StudyPeople with conditions like arthritis, fibromyalgia, migraine and neuropathic pain are 20% more likely to suffer pain in such weather, the study claims.
Top 34 Bestselling 'Fruit' Drinks For Kids Deemed UnhealthyUS beverage companies spent $20.7 million to advertise fun, fruity drinks with added sugars to families in 2018, according to a report.
Moms Judge Each Other Harshly, Study FindsWhile moms are often their own toughest critics, new research from Iowa State finds moms judge other moms just as harshly.
Most Americans Don't Consider Health Effects Of Poor PostureIt is estimated that the average adult spends more than three and half hours a day looking down at their smartphone.
Study Identifies Why Bystanders Hesitate To Give CPRWhen someone collapses in public, bystanders are often afraid to perform CPR even though it could save their life. Now researchers at the University of Florida have discovered why.
Dental Experts Warn Against Using Baking Soda, Salt To Whiten TeethExposing teeth to salt or baking soda could erode the tooth's surface enamel over time.
Is Less Red Meat Better For You? Controversial New Guidelines Say NoA controversial new report from a team of international researchers claims that reducing the amount of red meat in your diet does not result in a significant benefit to your health.