In an effort to stem America’s opioid emergency, pharmacy giant CVS has announced it will limit opioid prescriptions to 7 days.
A new study published this week finds a surprising indicator of blood clot risk: your height. Here’s what you should know.
A somewhat rare disorder known as rhabdomyolysis is being observed in increasing numbers across the country, and overly intense workouts are to blame.
One third of Americans aren’t sleeping as much as their bodies require. Another 50-70 million have an actual sleep disorder. The consequences might be dire.
18 million Americans are estimated to have sleep apnea; even beloved actress Carrie Fisher’s autopsy listed sleep apnea as a contributing factor. If you have it, you need to treat it — now.
A new study shows that consumption of fried potatoes (particularly french fries) increases our mortality risk by a shocking amount.
Moderate drinking has a complicated effect on the body. In some ways, it can be helpful, but it also may have a long-term negative effect on your brain.
A recent poll indicates that Alzheimer’s Disease is the illness most feared by Americans. But is that trepidation justified?
A London university studied whether so much time spent staring at our touchscreens is ruining our ability to sleep deeply and easily.
The FDA has approved a landmark, first-ever treatment for severe, Primary Progressive Multiple Sclerosis.