Dr. Edith Bracho-sanchez, CNN | PostedMar 19th - 12:18pm
Frequent consumption of sugary drinks such as sodas, sports drinks and juice is linked to an increased risk of premature death from cardiovascular disease and, to a lesser extent, from cancer, according to new research.
Smoking even one cigarette a day during pregnancy can double the chance of sudden unexpected death for your baby, according to a new study analyzing over 20 million births, including over 19,000 unexpected infant deaths.
David Bauder and David A. Lieb, Associated Press | PostedMar 10th - 9:58am
Five minutes late, Darrell Todd Maurina sweeps into a meeting room and plugs in his laptop computer. He places a Wi-Fi hotspot on the table and turns on a digital recorder. The earplug in his left ear is attached to a police scanner in his pants pocket.
Researchers at the Huntsman Cancer Institute in Utah have identified a possible treatment for pancreatic cancer that could prolong life and provide a better quality of life in the end stages of the often fatal disease.
National Eating Disorder Awareness Week is February 25-March 3. This year's theme "Come As You Are" sends a message to individuals at all stages of body acceptance and eating disorder recovery that their stories are valid and need to be heard.