Vitamin E acetate, an additive sometimes used in THC and other vaping products, may be to blame for a national outbreak of e-cigarette-related lung injuries that's linked to dozens of deaths, according to US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention officials.
Posted on: 8 November 2019 | 4:14 pm
Legislation that would effectively ban "medically unnecessary" surgeries on intersex children prior to their ability to give informed consent in New York will be announced Friday by state Sen. Brad Hoylman.
Posted on: 8 November 2019 | 1:48 pm
About 130,464 pounds of raw ground beef products have been recalled because they may contain plastic, the US Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced Thursday.
Posted on: 8 November 2019 | 9:41 am
Ten people at an Oklahoma assisted living facility were hospitalized after they were given insulin injections instead of the flu shot, according to police.
Posted on: 8 November 2019 | 9:40 am
Several studies have already debunked the myth that boys are innately better at math than girls, but those are largely based on analysis of test scores.
Posted on: 8 November 2019 | 6:11 am
In his home in Belfast, Northern Ireland, Lenny White gathers up his supplies for the day: a red, white and blue striped barber pole, hair clippers and a table-top jukebox -- all the makings of a pop-up barbershop, catered to a very special group of clients.
Posted on: 8 November 2019 | 5:54 am
For the first time in 19 years, a team of scientists has detected a new strain of HIV.
Posted on: 7 November 2019 | 7:48 pm
More than 2 million pounds of poultry products have been recalled in eight states over fears of contamination with foreign matter such as metal, federal health officials said.
Posted on: 7 November 2019 | 7:32 pm
It appears the quality of your relationships with your extended family -- mom, dad, siblings, aunts, uncles, grandparents and more --- could make a real difference in your health as you age, maybe even more than your special love.
Posted on: 7 November 2019 | 11:47 am
Have you ever wondered why certain pop songs just make you feel so good?
Posted on: 7 November 2019 | 11:07 am
Do you suffer from insomnia? You may be more likely to suffer a heart attack or stroke or develop heart disease, according to a new study published Wednesday.
Posted on: 6 November 2019 | 5:17 pm
Only children may be at a higher risk for obesity than children who have siblings, according to a new study published Wednesday.
Posted on: 6 November 2019 | 11:12 am
People who smoke tobacco may be at a higher risk of developing depression and schizophrenia, according to a new study.
Posted on: 6 November 2019 | 7:45 am
Social media instantly brings us together to share our thoughts, feelings and experiences. And since a picture often says it best, up go those kid, pet and vacation photos.
Posted on: 5 November 2019 | 11:22 am
Authorities in China have approved a drug for the treatment of Alzheimer's disease, the first new medicine with the potential to treat the cognitive disorder in 17 years.
Posted on: 5 November 2019 | 9:37 am