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 suggests that Vitamin B3 can have some tremendously beneficial effects on pregnant women and their unborn children.
Every year, children needlessly perish from being left in hot cars by the person responsible for them. And unfortunately, it’s happening in record numbers.
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.
Opana ER, a powerful opioid that’s twice as strong as OxyContin, has been pulled from the market at the request of the FDA.
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.
As nutritional trends have changed, society has flirted with the idea of having many “mini-meals” each day instead of 3 big ones. But is that really better?
8 in 10 Americans are confused about healthy foods — specifically, what the definition of “healthy” is. Mixed messages abound, so what should we be eating?