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How to prevent alcohol poisoning

How to prevent alcohol poisoning

Alcohol poisoning is more common and life-threatening than many people realize. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, there are about 2,200 alcohol...
6 warning signs that you’re dealing with a health fraud scam

6 warning signs that you’re dealing with a health fraud scam

Everyone wants to be healthy. Common health goals may include losing weight, building muscles, controlling chronic health conditions, sleeping better, reducing aging, running faster, and...
Cambridge study shows that Coco-Cola can ‘quash' health research

Cambridge study shows that Coco-Cola can ‘quash’ health research

In a new study, researchers found that a contract mechanism may allow Coca-Cola to "quash" findings from some of the health research. The research was...
About 1 in 4 older people in the U.S. store guns unlocked and loaded

About 1 in 4 older people in the U.S. store guns unlocked and loaded

In a new study, researchers found that among older people who own guns in the U.S., about 25% may store their weapons unlocked and...
Secondhand smoking may increase your blood pressure

Secondhand smoking may increase your blood pressure

In a new study, researchers found that smoky places, like a smoky room or a smoky car, could increase blood pressure and harm heart...
Fact and fiction about quitting smoking you should know

Fact and fiction about quitting smoking you should know

Tobacco smoking is an unhealthy lifestyle habit, and it is the leading preventable cause of death in the United States. Previous research has found that...
Getting healthy food with Medicare or Medicaid could benefit your health

Getting healthy food with Medicare or Medicaid could benefit your health

In a new study, researchers found that prescribing healthy food in Medicare or Medicaid could help save money and improve health. They found that healthy...
Can 5G harm our health

Can 5G harm our health?

The fast 5G mobile communication technology can be exciting, but is it safe? 5G mobile technology promises a ten-fold increase in data transmission rates compared...
Quitting smoking could benefit your heart and brain

Quitting smoking could benefit your heart and brain

In two new studies, researchers found quitting smoking can bring two big health benefit: lower heart disease risk and better brain functions. It is known...
Secondhand smoke may harm your kidney health

Secondhand smoke may harm your kidney health

In a new study, Korean researchers found that exposure to secondhand smoke is linked to a higher risk of chronic kidney disease. It is known...

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Scientists find the major cause of autism

In a new study, researchers discovered that autism is 80% reliant on inherited genes. That means that environmental causes are only responsible for 20% of...
These two types of drugs are linked to dementia

These two types of drugs are linked to dementia

In a recent study from the University of East Anglia, researchers find that long-term use of anticholinergic antidepressants is linked to a higher risk...

This popular painkiller may harm your blood sugar

In a new study, researchers found popular pain drug opioid tramadol (marketed as ConZip and Ultram) may increase the risk of developing hypoglycemia, or...

Popular high blood pressure drug may increase risk of bowel disease

High blood pressure harms one in ten adults across the globe, and it increases the risk of heart attack and stroke. The most common treatments...
Common painkiller may harm your immune system, damaging heart and kidneys

Common painkiller may harm your immune system, damage heart and kidneys

In a recent study, researchers found that a widely used type of painkiller may increase risks of heart failure and kidney disease. The type of...