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10 Things We Eat In America That Are Banned In Other Countries as “Unhealthy”

Living in the most technologically advanced country in the world, many Americans believe that our food supply must have the highest standards anywhere. The fact...

Parents in Pennsylvania Decide Not to Attempt Separation of Conjoined Twins

A couple in Indiana, Pa. says they've opted not to separate their newborn conjoined twins because surgery would put both their lives at serious...

New Study Says the Key to a Healthy, Long Life Is Found In Eating...

If you are searching for the key to a long and healthy life, it seems Japanese women may have the answer. A new study has...

Dr. Adiaha Spinks-Franklin Answers Questions on Autism and Children

Dr. Adiaha I. A. Spinks-Franklin, MD is a Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrician in the Meyer Center for Developmental Pediatrics at Texas Children’s Hospital and Assistant Professor...

Two New Experimental Drugs May Help Prevent Migraines

Two experimental drugs may help prevent migraines in people who suffer multiple attacks a month, according to preliminary findings from a pair of clinical...

Will Exercising at Night Prevent You from Having a Good Night’s Sleep?

The rumor: Exercising at night can interfere with a good night's sleep Maybe you're the kind of person who likes to lift weights while watching...

Kraft Recalls 96,000 Pounds of Hotdogs Due to Allergen

Kraft Foods Group Inc is recalling about 96,000 pounds of Oscar Mayer Classic Wieners because the packages may instead contain Classic Cheese Dogs made...

What Will It Take to Burn Off Your Favorite Easter Candy?

Cadbury Creme Eggs, Peeps, Robin's Eggs: We love you. But you pack quite the caloric punch. Figure out what it'll take to burn off...

Medically Supervised Weight Loss Programs Helping People Shed Pounds

If you're overweight, it's only a matter of time before your health goes downhill. Research shows those extra pounds could lead to serious illnesses,...

Ugandan Nurse Accused of Deliberately Spreading HIV to 2-Year-Old Patient

Goaded by journalists who wanted a clear view of her face, the Ugandan nurse looked dazed and on the verge of tears. The Ugandan...

More People Experience Injury from e-Cigarettes as Devices Become More Popular

Complaints of injury linked to e-cigarettes, from burns and nicotine toxicity to respiratory and cardiovascular problems, have jumped over the past year as the...

Study says Some Folks Have a Lazy Gene

Could genes be to blame for a lack of motivation to hit the gym? A recent study conducted at the University of Missouri suggests...

Financial Stress Causes Some African American Adults to Rate Their Health More Poorly

Feeling stress about finances leads some Black adults to rate their health more poorly, finds a new study in the American Journal of Health...

Number of American Adults With Diabetes Has Doubled Since 1988

Researchers found a nationwide rise of the disease since late 1980s, and a parallel rise in obesity The percentage of Americans with diabetes has doubled...

You’ve Heard of Artificial Oil, Now They Are Trying to Create Artificial Blood for...

Wellcome Trust-funded stem cell research has produced red blood cells fit for transfusion into humans, paving the way for the mass production of blood It...

Japan Confirms First Bird Flu Case In Chickens Since 2011

Two chickens have tested positive for avian influenza at a farm in Japan where more than 1,000 chickens have died, marking the country's first...

Health Study: Black Vegetarians at Lower Risk for Heart Disease

Among more than 26,000 black Seventh-day Adventists, those who are vegetarians are at lower risk for heart disease, compared with their meat-eating counterparts, according...

Girls Who Eat Carotenoid-Rich Fruits and Vegetables Less Likely to Have Benign Breast Disease

Girls who ate the most fruits and vegetables rich in carotenoids were less likely to get benign breast disease, a new study suggests. Carotenoids are...

Pregnant Mothers Who Eat a Lot of Junk Food Increase Their Child’s Risk of...

Mothers who indulge in junk food while they're pregnant may be programming their unborn babies to want the same kind of bad food and...

Research Shows Preschoolers, Infants Perform Better After Naps

Naps play a crucial role in helping infants and preschoolers remember things they've just learned, according to new research. Investigators examined young children's ability to...