Some sun protection may come at a steep price for the ocean's coral reefs. Now, a Florida state senator wants to ban some sunscreens entirely for the potential harm they cause marine life.
Posted on: 16 October 2019 | 12:36 pm
Americans spent $1.4 billion on the most popular brands of children's fruit drinks and flavored waters last year. Yet according to nutritional guidelines, none of the drinks were healthy.
Posted on: 16 October 2019 | 12:08 am
A third person has died from an outbreak of Legionnaires' disease in North Carolina, state health officials said.
Posted on: 15 October 2019 | 9:50 pm
Pink tax, tampon tax, period tax -- the rule goes by different names, but all refer to the sales tax people pay to purchase pads and tampons.
Posted on: 15 October 2019 | 1:35 pm
Do you compulsively scrub your toilet for fear of germs? Good for you, but how often do you change your bath and hand towels?
Posted on: 15 October 2019 | 12:28 pm
When it comes to concussions in high school sports, there is good news and bad news, a new study suggests.
Posted on: 15 October 2019 | 8:04 am
Moms-to-be who undergo physical or mental stress during their pregnancies are less likely to have a boy and may also have a higher risk of preterm birth, according to a study published Monday.
Posted on: 15 October 2019 | 7:04 am
About 2 million pounds of seasoned beef used in Taco Bell burritos and tacos have been removed from restaurant locations across the country.
Posted on: 15 October 2019 | 4:29 am
Students in California, rejoice. You'll soon be able to sleep in a little more.
Posted on: 14 October 2019 | 6:45 pm
When I first studied nutritional science, all calories were considered "equal" when it came to weight loss. The time of day you ate didn't matter as long as you were eating the appropriate amount of calories for your goals.
Posted on: 14 October 2019 | 12:51 pm
Pregnant women who have been exposed to high levels of pollution face an increased risk of "silent miscarriage" in the first trimester, according to a new study. A "silent miscarriage" happens when a fetus hasn't formed or has died, but the placenta and embryonic tissue remain.
Posted on: 14 October 2019 | 11:15 am
Do you store chicken in your freezer? You might want to take a look at the label.
Posted on: 10 October 2019 | 3:21 pm
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle joined Prince William and Kate Middleton to voice a powerful new mental health PSA.
Posted on: 10 October 2019 | 10:33 am
A month after 2,246 fetal remains were found in the Illinois garage of a doctor who performed abortions, more remains linked to him have been found.
Posted on: 10 October 2019 | 3:11 am
Ugandan popstar Bobi Wine has made a daring motorbike escape from security forces after they barricaded his home on Wednesday.
Posted on: 9 October 2019 | 1:18 pm