When Trying To Lose Weight, Morning Meals Are Better Than Evening Ones, Nutritionist SaysThe research suggests that the calories we burn from digesting, absorbing and metabolizing the nutrients in the food we eat -- known as diet-induced thermogenesis -- are influenced by our circadian system, and are lower at 8 p.m. than at 8 a.m.
Vaping Is Increasing Among Younger People, But No So For Older Adults, Study FindsIn September, the FDA revealed that 27.5% of high school students were current users of e-cigarettes in 2019 -- up from 20.8% in 2018 and 11.7% in 2017.
Maryland Man Wins $8B In Johnson & Johnson Verdict Over Risperdal Linked To Boy Growing BreastsA Philadelphia jury on Tuesday awarded $8 billion in punitive damages against Johnson & Johnson and one if its subsidiaries over a drug the companies made that the plaintiff's attorneys say is linked to the abnormal growth of female breast tissue in boys.
Owning A Dog Could Lower Your Risk Of Dying Early By 24%, Says ScienceNeed an excellent reason to add a dog to your life? How about living longer?
11 Flu Cases Confirmed In Maryland, Health Department SaysIt's officially flu season- and Marylanders are already seeing it spread.
Three STDs Reach All-Time Highs In US, New CDC Report SaysHealth officials are raising alarm about a rise in STDs across the United States.
The Germiest Place In Your Home And The Best Way To Combat Those MicrobesDo you compulsively scrub your toilet for fear of germs? Good for you, but how often do you change your bath and hand towels?
Flu Season Is Here And Now Is The Time To Get A Flu ShotTypically, the "season" starts in October, but there has already been flu-related deaths reported. Physicians say it's not too early to get a flu shot and they are available at many pharmacies and doctor's offices around the country.
Vaping-Related Lung Injuries In The U.S. Surpass 1,000 CasesAs of Monday, there have been 22 deaths confirmed from 19 states
Maryland Health Benefit Exchange Announces 2020 Plans And Prices Ahead Of Fall Open EnrollmentThe Maryland Health Benefit Exchange announced its 2020 plans and prices, four weeks ahead of open enrollment on November 1.
Flour Recall Expanded; Some King Arthur Unbleached All-Purpose Flour For Possible E. Coli ContaminationBakers beware: More flour has been recalled.
Teen Use Of Flavored E-Cigarettes Has Continued To Rise, Report SaysFlavored e-cigarette use among young people in the United States increased from 2014 to 2018, according to a new report from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the US Food and Drug Administration.
23 Reported Cases Of Severe Lung Illnesses From Vaping, E-Cigarettes In Maryland, Doctors Now Required To Report CasesAs their investigation continues into the 23 reported cases of severe lung illnesses in Maryland, state health officials issue an order requiring all doctors and health care providers, as well as local health departments, to report cases of severe lung illnesses to the state.
Research Shows Vaping-Related Lung Disease May Be Caused By Chemical ExposureLung damage in those using e-cigarettes might be caused by chemicals in the vape liquid, according to a letter published Wednesday in the New England Journal of Medicine.
Virginia Reports First Death Related To E-Cigarettes, VapingVirginia health officials have confirmed their first death related to e-cigarettes or vaping.