Why Cancer in Younger Adults Is Increasing So Dramatically

Researchers say obesity appears to be a major factor. So, what can be done?Share on PinterestA half-dozen cancers related to obesity are increasing for...

Is President Trump’s ‘Public Health Emergency’ Enough to Defeat Opioid Epidemic?

President Donald Trump declared war on drugs today. However, he did it...

Lime and Sun Don’t Always Mix: Beware the Margarita ‘Burn’ This Summer

Sipping on a margarita in the sunshine is a favorite summer pastime, especially during Cinco de Mayo celebrations. But the health risk from...

Stress Costs U.S. $300 Billion Every Year

Stress can take a toll not just mentally, but also physically and even financially. A new study finds that certain socioeconomic and ethnic groups...

If You Can’t Smell Gasoline or Cinnamon, You Might Be Developing Parkinson’s

Your sense of smell may be an accurate predictor of Parkinson’s disease up to...

Hospitals Create Drug Company to Fight High Drug Prices

You wouldn’t expect a country with one of the most sophisticated healthcare systems in the world to run out of medications. But that’s...

Are ‘Supervised Injection Sites’ for Drug Users a Good Idea?

Philadelphia is pushing to become the first U.S. city to legalize supervised injection sites for people addicted to drugs. This is part of...

Should Viagra Be an Over-the-Counter Drug?

Viagra may soon be available without a prescription in the United Kingdom. In a recent announcement, the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory...

Virus Shortage Impacting Gene Therapy Experiments

Gene therapy is hitting a roadblock. The high-tech therapy is a promising treatment option for numerous life-threatening ailments, including certain types of cancers...