A study presented earlier this month by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention suggests toddlers consume more added sugar in their diets than the recommended daily limit for adults.
Suicide rates increased by 25 percent across the United States from 1999 to 2016, according to research published June 7 by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Less than one-third of women with the most common form of breast cancer need chemotherapy, according to a study published June 3 in the New England Journal of Medicine.
A study published May 29 in the journal Annals of Oncology reveals a deep-learning artificial intelligence algorithm was able to correctly diagnose malignant melanomas more often than dermatologists.
UNITED NEWS INTERNATIONAL (UNI) — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved the first drug designed to prevent migraines on May 17. It’s called Aimovig. It’s designed by Amgen Inc. and Novartis AG. Aimovig works by blocking the activity of a molecule involved in migraine attacks. Users would receive injections of Aimovig once a month, every month, … Continued
A recent Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo has spread from rural areas into a city; a case was confirmed by the World Health Organization on May 16, in Mbandaka.
Surgeons in Nebraska recently repaired a small hole in a woman’s skull that was allowing brain fluid to leak into her nose for years.
Five countries in Africa are launching simultaneous vaccine campaigns in the wake of cholera outbreaks.
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention tweeted a picture May 4 of a poppyseed muffin with ticks on it to bring awareness to tick-borne illnesses.
On May 8, health officials in the Democratic Republic of Congo declared the country’s ninth ebola outbreak since 1976.