New Study Shows That Generosity Is Linked To Increased Happiness

A new study out of Switzerland shows that people who are generous and focus on helping others report feelings of happiness more than those...

Study of Pregnancies Prompts Call to Examine Flu Vaccine & Miscarriage

A puzzling study of U.S. pregnancies found that women who had miscarriages between 2010 and 2012 were more likely to have had back-to-back annual...
Death rates for heart disease are all down as of mid-2017, the CDC reports. (STEVANOVICIGOR/GETTY IMAGES/ISTOCKPHOTO)

CDC Data: Births Continue to Decline, Deaths Rise in U.S.

As birth rates in the US continue to decline, deaths from age-related diseases are on the rise this year, according to new quarterly estimates...

Women Are More Unhappy Than Men for Most of Their Lives Until Their Mid-80s

Women are more miserable than men for almost their entire lives and are happier only in their mid-80s, according to a new NHS survey. The study found...

Dreaded Flu Season Takes Aim at Super Bowl: 3 Eagles Players Stricken With Virus

How bad is this year’s flu? It’s so bad, the Nevada Red Cross is recommending Super Bowl partiers “huddle up” Sunday not only with friends...

UK Doctors Unable to Treat Man Who Has ‘World’s Worst’ Super-Gonorrhea

A man in the UK has caught the world's "worst-ever" case of super-gonorrhoea. He had a regular partner in the UK, but picked up the...

Doctors Say You Should Think Twice if You Want to Have Sex With a...

Sex with a robot could be bad for you and society, an editorial published by the British Medical Journal has warned. Susan Bewley, women's health...

Study Says Lowering Blood Pressure Helps Prevent Mental Decline

Lowering blood pressure more than usually recommended not only helps prevent heart problems, it also cuts the risk of mental decline that often leads...

Study Says Processed Meats Could Increase Chance of Breast Cancer

Eating processed meats like bacon, sausages and ham could increase the risk of breast cancer, a study has said. Regularly consuming the foods was linked...

New Study Finds Limiting Your Social Media Usage to 30 Minutes a Day Reduces...

A new study by researchers at the University of Pennsylvania found that limiting one's social media usage to 30 minutes per day can lead...

3 Benefits of Exercising Outside in Cold Weather

When the temperature drops, many people head indoors to exercise. Yes, it’s warmer in the gym or your house, but there are little-known health benefits...

11 Foods that Can Prevent or Reduce Heartburn

Heartburn, a painful burning feeling in your throat or chest, can be stand-alone or a symptom of both acid reflux and GERD. Some...

World Health Organization Pulls Its Support for ‘Planetary Health Diet’ That Drastically Cuts Back...

The World Health Organization has backed out of sponsoring an event promoting a radical diet that drastically cuts back on meat. The UN body planned...

17 People Sickened With E. Coli in Eight States Due to Flour Sold at...

An E. coli outbreak has left 17 people sick in eight different states after contaminated flour was sold at Aldi’s supermarkets. The Centers for Disease...

Study Says Fish Oil Does Nothing to Improve Brain Health

OLDER Brits should not waste their money buying brain-boosting supplements such as fish oil, experts warn. Instead they should invest in a pair of walking...

Austrian Scientists Say Alternate-day Fasting May Help Overweight People Lose Nearly 8lbs in Four...

Alternate day fasting may help overweight patients lose nearly 8lbs in four weeks, research has found. Volunteers were forced to starve for 36 hours before...

5 Prominent National Black Organizations Join the Council on Black Health to Embark on...

The Council on Black Health (CBH) has been awarded a $785,000 grant from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation to support an inter-organizational partnership to advance a national Black...

Professor Roy Taylor Introduces New Eating Plan as The Fastest Way to Beat Type...

Losing weight is a tough call for anyone. With temptation available at every hour of the day and night, it’s so easy to put...

US Confirms 53 Coronavirus Cases, CDC Outlines Pandemic Planning

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention confirmed 53 cases in the U.S., a majority of which came from passengers repatriated from the Diamond...