Smoking Sharply Rises Young Women's Risk Of A Serious Type Of Heart Attack, Study SaysSmoking is bad for your heart, especially if you are a young woman. Women under 50 who smoke may face the highest risk of a serious type of heart attack compared to men, according to a new study published Monday in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology.
Could Coffee Help You Lose Weight? New Research Suggests A Fat-Busting EffectDrinking coffee could activate the body's fat-fighting defenses, a discovery that could have potential implications in the battle against obesity and diabetes.
US Suicide Rate Is Up 33 Percent Since 1999, Research SaysThe suicide rate in the United States continues to climb, with a rate in 2017 that was 33% higher than in 1999, new research finds.
AAA: 14M Drivers High While On Road In Past 30 DaysNearly 70 percent of the people AAA surveyed said they think it's unlikely stoned drivers will get caught.
Suicide Rates Among America's Young People Continues To Rise, Study ShowsSuicide rates among young people have continued to soar in recent years -- so much so that the rate among 15- to 24-year-olds climbed in 2017 to its highest point since 2000, new research has found.
Richer Countries Have Less Faith In Vaccines, Study FindsGlobally, about 8 in 10 people (79%) agreed that vaccines are safe, and 9 in 10 worldwide say their children have been vaccinated, but Wellcome said there were pockets where trust in vaccines was of concern.
Flesh-Eating Bacteria In Delaware Bay Becoming More CommonIn the past two years, five cases of Vibrio vulnificus, a flesh-eating bacterial infection spread by handling or eating contaminated seafood, have been tied to Delaware Bay, where water temperatures have been on the rise in recent years, according to a study.
You Could Be Swallowing A Credit Card's Weight In Plastic Every WeekGlobally, we are ingesting an average of 5 grams of plastic every week, the equivalent of a credit card, a new study suggests.
Sleeping With Lights On, Weight Gain In Women Linked In New StudyKeeping a lot of light on while you snooze -- such as from a television or bright nightlight -- has been linked with an increased risk of weight gain and obesity.
People Are Sick Of Drinking, Investors Bet On The 'Sober Curious'The emergence of sober bars is one of the signals that investor Anu Duggal points to when talking about the trend of not drinking.
1M STDs Diagnosed Every Day, World Health Organization SaysMore than one million new cases of four sexually transmitted infections (STIs) are contracted every day, according to figures released Thursday by the World Health Organization (WHO).
Drinking Bottled Water Doubles The Microplastic Particles In Your Body, Study SaysAmericans eat, drink and breathe between 74,000 and 121,000 microplastic particles each year depending on their age and sex, new research suggests.
White Meat Is Just As Bad For You As Red Beef When It Comes To Your Cholesterol Level, Study SaysThe red meat or white meat debate is a draw: Eating white meat, such as poultry, will have an identical effect on your cholesterol level as eating red beef, new research indicates.
Climate Change Could Pose 'Existential Threat' By 2050: ReportThe paper, by the Melbourne-based Breakthrough National Center for Climate Restoration, is not a scientific study, but an attempt to model future scenarios based on existing research.
Up To 25 Cups Of Coffee A Day Still Safe For Heart Health, Study SaysCoffee lovers might be able to breathe a sigh of relief -- a new study found that drinking even large amounts of the caffeinated beverage won't stiffen arteries and harm your heart.