Obesity Causes the Liver to Age Faster, Researchers Say

Extra pounds cause the liver to age faster, potentially explaining why obesity is linked to diseases like liver cancer and insulin resistance, new research...

Doctors in Canada to Prescribe Visits to Art Museums for Some Patients

A group of Canadian doctors are to begin prescribing trips to an art gallery to help patients suffering a range of ailments become a...

Health Experts Are Concerned That the Ebola Outbreak in the DRC May Spread to...

Remember the deadly Ebola epidemic of 2014 which brought mass hysteria around the globe? Well, unfortunately, it looks like the virus is returning with...

With the Increased Popularity of Chick-fil-a, Oxford University Scientists Now Claim Eating Chicken Is...

According to new research, eating chicken brings consumers a greater risk of certain types of cancer. According to researchers at Oxford University, eating chicken brings...

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....

Pediatric HIV Specialist Hannah Gay Says Child’s Relapse Is Surrounded by God’s Blessings

God is in the details of the change in HIV status of a Mississippi baby once thought cured of the virus, pediatric HIV specialist...

Eating Fruits and Veggies May Lower Your Stroke Risk

Regularly eating fruits and vegetables may reduce your stroke risk, according to a new review of worldwide research. Stroke risk declined by 32 percent for...

Study Says a Fifth of Deaths Are Linked to Poor Eating

Poor diet is a factor in one in five deaths around the world, according to the most comprehensive study ever carried out on the...

Study: Not All Green Teas Are as Healthy as Originally Advertised

Green tea has long been touted as one of the healthiest things you can put in your body. It has been shown to fight many...

Muscle Strength Starts to Fade After Just Two Weeks of Physical Inactivity

It takes just two weeks of physical inactivity for those who are physically fit to lose a significant amount of their muscle strength, new...

African American Lung Cancer Patients Can Be Effectively Treated Through Therapy

University of Cincinnati researchers have found in a phase-2 clinical trial that a Food and Drug Administration-approved therapy could be effective in treating both...

Doctors Say Children’s Medicine Should Be Measured In Metric Units, Not Spoonfuls

Children’s liquid medicines should only be measured in metric units to avoid overdoses common with teaspoons and tablespoons, U.S. pediatricians say. Tens of thousands of...

Most Women Who Have Diabetes While Pregnant Don’t Get Screened Again

Three-quarters of women who develop diabetes during pregnancy are not screened for diabetes again within one year after giving birth, according to a new...

NBA Hopeful Isaiah Austin Diagnosed With Marfan Syndrome – What Is This Rare Disease?

Four days before Baylor University basketball star Isaiah Austin hoped to be drafted into the NBA, his dreams of playing in the pros were...

Study Shows Artificial Sweeteners Linked to Obesity and Diabetes

A new study indicates that artificial sweeteners are linked to obesity and diabetes, asserting they contain chemicals that change how the body processes fat...

Study: African Americans Twice as Likely to Be Diagnosed With Schizophrenia, Less Likely to...

African-Americans are nearly twice as likely to be diagnosed with schizophrenia than whites and less likely to receive medication to treat the condition, according...

California Measles Cases Still Growing

California health officials said Wednesday there are 79 confirmed measles cases in the state. According to the California Department of Public Health website, 52 of...

Michelle Obama’s White House Kitchen Garden to Be Maintained and Preserved with $2.5 Million...

In 2009, First Lady Michelle Obama planted a White House Kitchen Garden in the South Lawn. That garden has grown over the eight years...

Tia Mowry Responds to ‘Body Shamers’: ‘I Am Not Pregnant, I Am Just Happy.’

Remember back in July when Tia Mowry gently explained that she WASN'T pregnant? Apparently, some of you still don't understand that a woman's weight naturally...

Taking an Aspirin Daily May Not Keep the Doctor Away, Study Says

If you're popping aspirin on a daily basis to lower your chances of having a heart attack or stroke, it might turn out that...