Today's Wellness News

For healthy blood pressure, both numbers matter
7/17/2019 05:11:00 PM
The study analyzed more than 36 million blood pressure readings from more than 1 million adults.
Why contact lenses and water don't mix
7/17/2019 05:00:00 PM
Doctors say that, though rare, the case is a stark reminder of the importance of contact lens hygiene.
Reports of sexual harassment wane at work
7/17/2019 02:12:00 PM
The #MeToo movement has motivated women to speak out against sexual harassment.
Ebola outbreak in Congo declared global health emergency
7/17/2019 02:07:00 PM
Still, the World Health Organization says the risk for worldwide spread is low.
Want to keep your brain sharp in old age? Go back to school
7/17/2019 09:48:36 AM
"Just playing Scrabble is not enough. It doesn’t push hard enough," one study participant said.
U.N. wants more urgency in AIDS fight as gains and funding fade
7/17/2019 08:39:01 AM
Globally in 2018, some 770,000 people died of AIDS and almost 38 million people were living with HIV.
The link between broken heart syndrome and cancer
7/17/2019 05:00:00 AM
The mechanism linking the two conditions should be explored, experts say.
New clues on why women's Alzheimer's risk differs from men's
7/16/2019 05:01:14 PM
Two-thirds of Alzheimer's cases in the United States are in women, and it's not just because women live longer, experts say.
'13 Reasons Why' edits controversial suicide scene
7/16/2019 12:52:35 PM
The Netflix show had been criticized that scene from season one may have contributed to copycat suicides among teens.
Oklahoma's multibillion-dollar case against Johnson & Johnson rests in hands of judge
7/15/2019 06:53:00 PM
The 7-week trial came to a close Monday. The case could provide a blue print for the nearly 2,000 other pending cases like it across the country.