Health

Skipping may be easier on the knees than running and burn more calories

Greenville, May 2, 2019 - Skipping - an exercise many people may not have tried since their school days on the playground - may...

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Ambassador Andrew J. Young and Ted...

Atlanta, April 22, 2019 – The third annual Bill Foege Global Health Awards will be presented by MAP International on Thursday, June 6, 2019...

Insomnia common among cancer patients

April 12, 2019 -- Roughly half of patients with cancer have symptoms of insomnia, and many may have sleep problems that linger for at...

Eating eggs is healthier than you think

Eggs have a bad reputation for their high cholesterol, but experts say they are healthier than you might think, especially as you get older. So...

Trump says he can produce a better healthcare plan than Obamacare

Washington DC, March 27, 2019 - U.S. President Donald Trump pledged on Wednesday to deliver a better healthcare system than Obamacare if the Supreme...

Vaping and smoking damages the lungs equally

Canberra, February 21, 2019 -- New Australian research has found that whether smokers opt for traditional tobacco cigarettes, e-cigarettes or new heat-not-burn devices, they...

Eating lots of meat tied to higher risk of liver disease

Amsterdam, February 12, 2019 -- People who eat a lot of animal protein may be more likely to have excessive fat in their livers...

One in six U.S. kids have mental health disorders

Washington DC, February 11, 2019 -- Roughly in six U.S. kids have at least one mental health disorder, and only about half of them...

Study details how high fiber diets make for healthier lives

London, January 10, 2019 - People who eat lots of high-fiber and whole grain foods have lower risk of heart disease, stroke, diabetes and...

Signs of progress and challenges as more patients survive cancer

As a growing number of people live decades after a cancer diagnosis, doctors and scientists are developing treatment guidelines for survivors. But a U.S....