Syphilis is spreading from big cities into rural counties across the Midwest and West. One Missouri clinic has seen more than six times as many cases in the first few months of 2019 compared with the same period last year. Communities grappling with budget cuts and crumbling public health infrastructure also lack experience in fighting the disease.
A few years ago, I read reports of an indigenous tribe living deep in the Amazon rainforest whose members had hardly any evidence of heart disease. In fact, the researchers concluded after a year-long study that the Tsimane, as they are called, had the healthiest hearts in the world, a title previously held by Japanese women.
A Lithuanian woman is facing charges after giving birth to a “drunk” baby, after reportedly drinking at home before the child was born.
Most people half her age would be jealous of this 75-year-old woman’s perfectly toned bodybuilding frame.
The age of people diagnosed with colon cancer is dropping, and the diagnosis often comes too late. Here is what you should know, and how you can reduce your risk.
A little bone scientists thought was being lost to evolution seems to be making a comeback, say experts.
Seeking re-election to a seventh term, the senator cited the rise in teenage vaping as a reason to curtail sales of tobacco and other products.
The Silicon Valley food-drink of choice is now a ‘complete nutrition platform.’ The beverage plot thickens.
Two new studies confirm that weight control is often the result of genetics, not willpower.