Harvard Medical Professor Says Coconut Oil is ‘Pure Poison’ and New Health Fad is...

Coconut oil is 'pure poison', according to a lecture given by a professor at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. Dr Karin Michels,...

SIDS Study Finds Babies Should Sleep In Parents’ Room Until Age 1

Infants should sleep in the same room as parents to lower the risk of sleep-related deaths, the American Academy of Pediatrics said in a...

WATCH: Were We Duped Regarding Carrots Improving Our Eyesight?

Eating lots of carrots will improve your vision, right? Not exactly, the American Chemical Society explains in a new video. Bottom line: Carrots can contribute...

How to Replace Pizza & Movie Nights With Family Fitness Dates

Family fitness dates are replacing the old school pizza and movie nights as more parents are realizing that the benefits of moving aren’t just...

Pregnancy Problems More Likely With Baby Boys, Study Suggests

Gender-related differences seem to start before birth Serious pregnancy complications are more likely when women are carrying baby boys, new research suggests. After analyzing more than half...

Protein Overdoses Are On the Rise

Many gym-goers consume protein to build muscle and rebuild body tissue. Some will also take supplements, bars and powders to supplement their everyday diets. But can...

Black Women Die More Often from Breast Cancer Than White Women, Due More So...

Jeanette Meachem speaks out about breast cancer today because her younger sister, Joye Jordan, did not. When Jordan, a single mom in her late 20s,...

NHS Chief Warns Cases of Obesity-Related Cancer are Set to Double with 40,000 Cases...

Cancer cases caused by obesity will double in the next two decades, shocking new figures reveal. Britain’s spiralling obesity crisis – driven by poor diets...

10-Year-Old Boy Dies After Receiving Scratch from Pet Rat

'Rat-bite fever' also sickened 16 others in 2000-2012 in San Diego County alone, report noted The tragic death from "rat-bite fever" of a 10-year-old San...

Injuries from Treadmills and Other Exercise Equipment Keep Hospitals Busy Every Year

Serious injuries involving exercise equipment, treadmills in particular, are among the most common that emergency rooms see, according to data collected by the U.S....

WW – the New Weight Watchers – Announces GRAMMY® Award-Winning Gospel Singer Tamela Mann...

GRAMMY® Award-Winning Gospel Singer, NAACP Image® Award-Winning Author and Actress Inspires Her Fans and People Everywhere to Join Her Journey to Wellness with WW Today, WW...

U.S. Scientists Say They Have Successfully Edited DNA in Human Embryos

The first successful editing of DNA in multiple human embryos has been conducted for the first time in the United States, scientists say. Using gene-altering...

There May Still Be Time to Save on Health Law’s Tax Penalties

Even though the April 15 tax filing deadline has passed, you might be eligible for some health law-related changes that may save you money...

The National Black Church Initiative and the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Enhance Myeloma Knowledge...

  The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) together with the National Black Church Initiative (NBCI) announce the launch of a church-based initiative addressing striking health...

Pastor Loses 130 Pounds to Save his Wife’s Life

DHerbs.com, home of the Full Body Cleanse and the premier online resource for herbal supplements, is proud to announce that Hosea Collins, a participant...

What Parents Need to Know About the Fast-Spreading Enterovirus D68

A fast-spreading virus related to hand-foot-and-mouth disease is hospitalizing kids across the country. The virus, called enterovirus D68 or EV-D68, was first discovered in 1962...

Study: Even a Little Exercise May Help Stave Off Dementia

Couch potatoes have a higher risk of developing dementia in old age, a new study reports. Seniors who get little to no exercise have a...

Obama’s Healthcare Law Shuts Down Free Clinics

Obamacare is undermining a key source of health care for needy Americans, according to a Wall Street Journal report. The Journal reports nearly a dozen...

Cambridge Scientists Create World’s First All-Natural, Over-the-Counter Mediterranean Diet Pill That Can Help Prevent...

Cambridge University scientists have found a way to turbo-charge the health benefits of a Mediterranean diet. Researchers have created a supplement known as 'Ateronon Heart',...

The Entire Globe has a Weight Problem and the USA is Leading the Way

By sheer numbers, the USA handily leads the world in obesity, with 87 million of the world's 671 million obese people — 13% of...