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We all like the idea of eating a healthy lunch every day, but with time constraints in the morning and sometimes the night before, packing a nutritious lunch isn’t always...
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NEW YORK A new look at cancer in the U.S. finds that nearly half of cancer deaths are caused by smoking, poor diet and other unhealthy behaviours. That s...
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He says some doctors also have a fear of missing a health problem, but rarely, does something go misdiagnosed if a patient doesn’t go every year. And if a doctor...
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Although the bathroom is not, in fact, the dirtiest room in your house, the things you do in there make it a breeding ground for bacteria. Hero Images Listen...
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“I waited until my daughter started to take interest on her own to introduce temporary tattoos, colourful play makeup, and dyed hair, ” she told the paper. “Other than just physically...
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HERALD, W.Va. A half a century after serving in Vietnam, hundreds of veterans have a new reason to believe they may be dying from a silent bullet test...
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The research, which was , found women in the U.K. had a 2.3 times more likely chance to suffer a stillbirth if they slept on their backs during the third...
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CHICAGO Attempted suicides, drug overdoses, cutting and other types of self injury have increased substantially in U.S. girls, It s unclear why, but some mental health experts think cyberbullying, substance...
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As we move into colder months you may find yourself sneezing and sniffling a little bit more, but how do you know if you have allergies, or a cold or...
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New research has found that a link between sleeping position and the risk of stillbirth, and advises women not to sleep on their back during the late stages of pregnancy....
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MINNEAPOLIS Minnesota s attorney general alleges that chemicals dumped by 3M Co. in the Twin Cities metro led to an increase in cancer, infertility and babies with low birth...
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WASHINGTON Decades after they were banned from the airwaves, Big Tobacco companies return to prime time television this weekend but not by choice. Under court order, the tobacco industry...
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VICTORIA The British Columbia government says it will pay for a drug that costs $700, 000 a year for some sufferers of a rare disease. Health Minister Adrian Dix said...
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TRENTON, N.J. Could there be a second life for the once popular arthritis pill Vioxx A startup pharmaceutical company hopes so. Merck & Co. voluntarily pulled the blockbuster drug in...
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TORONTO Motorcyclists in Ontario are three times more likely to be injured in a collision than people in automobiles, 10 times more likely to suffer serious injuries and those...
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The new report was developed by experts including the ; obesity specialists at Ottawa s Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario; and the non profit group ParticipAction. The 24 Hour Movement...
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New UK research suggests that the risk of asthma attacks in polluted urban areas can be reduced if the area also includes plenty of trees. Led by Dr. Ian Alcock,...
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Dr. Dan Lonergan, a pain specialist who also focuses on addiction, sits in his office in Franklin, Tenn., Monday, June 5, 2017. Lonergan faced his own dark abyss years ago...
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WASHINGTON The White House says the true cost of the opioid drug epidemic in 2015 was $504 billion, or roughly half a trillion dollars. In an analysis to be...
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OTTAWA Chief Simon Fobister doesn t have to imagine the grief and anguish and pain that decades of slow motion mercury poisoning have wrought on the people of Grassy Narrows...