Innovative Program Teaches Adults How to Help Teens Who Have Suicidal Thoughts

It’s a lot to push back on, though.Suicides are up, and drug overdoses are up even more.“I think it’s just the way many young...

Parental Warning: Harmful Chemicals in Vinyl Floors, Furniture

Researchers say vinyl flooring and sofas with flame retardants can present a health risk to children.Share on PinterestExperts say linoleum is a safer alternative...

How Energy Drinks Ruin Your Teeth

Seven years ago, Jain was the lead researcher on a team at Southern Illinois University School of Dental Medicine.Their study comparing the impact of...

Here’s Why ‘Off Periods’ Can Be Dangerous for People with Parkinson’s

Dr. Benjamin Walter, of the Center for Neuro-Restoration at Cleveland Clinic, said that the average person isn’t accustomed to the strict regimen of multiple...

2 or More Diet Sodas Per Day Linked to Higher Stroke Risk

Dr. Elizabeth Klodas, a Minneapolis-based cardiologist and founder of Step One Foods, said to stick to water.“In general, my suggestion is to avoid all...

How to Fight the Flu in the Office? Try Paid Sick Leave

While some companies offer paid sick leave to all of their employees, others leave workers with a tough choice to make — go to...

Eating ‘Ultra-Processed’ Foods Can Shave Years Off Your Life

Researchers say these prepackaged foods are convenient and tasty, but they can cause a number of long-term health problems.Share on PinterestMost “ultra-processed” foods contain...

Doing Yoga for as Little as 8 Weeks May Help Ease RA Symptoms

“I’m thrilled to see yoga being recognized as a legitimate therapeutic tool from the scientific community, but it doesn’t surprise me one bit,” Erin...

Why People with Type 2 Diabetes Should Eat Tree Nuts

The science behind a tree nut’s ability to improve your heart health is actually the result of their positive impact on your blood pressure,...

How Gut Bacteria May Be Linked to Lupus

In the study, researchers found that 61 women diagnosed with lupus had higher amounts of a gut bacterium known as Ruminococcus gnavus, compared to...