Today's Wellness News

Gene tests can lead to needless worry
7/19/2018 03:51:00 PM
Scientists don’t always know what decoded DNA means.
Tainted synthetic pot threatens blood supply, FDA warns
7/19/2018 03:21:00 PM
The FDA said it has received several reports of blood donors who have used products such as K2 and "spice" contaminated with an ingredient in rat poison.
Alternative medicine can be fatal in cancer
7/19/2018 02:28:00 PM
Complementary therapies may sound good, but they don't cure cancer.
'Good' cholesterol may not protect women
7/19/2018 01:19:00 PM
Women at menopause age may have special heart disease risks, a new study finds.
Baltimore bans sugary drinks from kids' menus
7/19/2018 08:26:29 AM
"The science is clear that a major contributor to childhood obesity is sugary drinks," said Baltimore health commissioner Dr. Leana Wen.
How to lose weight for good, according to a dietitian
7/19/2018 08:12:00 AM
Forget fads and gimmicks. A dietitian shares what she knows for sure about lasting weight-loss success.
Why you can't sleep in the summer
7/18/2018 07:59:00 PM
Your diet, the temperature and a busy social calendar may be to blame for that afternoon slump.
Young adults may be drinking themselves to death
7/18/2018 06:30:00 PM
It doesn't take many years of drinking to permanently damage the liver, doctors say.
Jerky may affect mania, study finds
7/18/2018 05:35:00 PM
The study found that people hospitalized for mania were more likely to say they had eaten jerky or meat sticks.
NYC to pay $20.8M in nurses' gender-discrimination suit
7/18/2018 05:27:53 PM
The settlement will be shared by more than 1,600 current or former hospitals employees hired between Sept. 15, 1965 and March 31, 2012.