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Deaths By Suicide and Firearms Are Rising Sharply Among Kids
After years of progress, deaths by suicide, homicide and other means of injury are way up among kids, according to new data from the CDC's National Center for Health Statistics. The overall death rate for children between ages 10 and 19 fell by 33 ...
'Holy grail of cancer research': doctors positive about early detection blood test
Blood tests called liquid biopsies show signs of finding 10 different types of cancer at an early stage. Jessica Glenza in New York. @JessicaGlenza. Fri 1 Jun 2018 02.33 EDT First published on Thu 31 May 2018 19.17 EDT. Share on Facebook · Share on ...
New Study Claims Women Who Kill Their Babies in Abortions Won't Be Depressed
Abortion activists are touting a new study that claims women will not risk psychological suffering if they abort their unborn babies. ADVERTISEMENT. Ad Row 1. ADVERTISEMENT. Ad Row 3. Published in JAMA Psychiatry, the study argues that aborting an ...
What is Ambien and what are its known side effects?
After Roseanne Barr posted a tweet comparing a former adviser of then-President Barack Obama to an ape, she later apologized in multiple tweets and said she made the racist comments while impaired by the pharmaceutical sleep aid Ambien.
Oregon mom cited after toddler overdoses on marijuana-infused candy
A mother in La Pine was cited for child neglect after her 2-year-old son ate homemade marijuana-infused candy police say she left unattended. Katelynn Joy, 27, at some point discovered a partially eaten edible while at home but waited several hours ...
Utah files lawsuit against OxyContin drugmaker Purdue
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah filed a lawsuit Thursday accusing manufacturers of the opioid OxyContin of creating an epidemic of drug abuse in the state and misrepresenting the risks posed by prescription painkillers.
Will new vitamins study hurt (the very many) supplement startups?
Do vitamins actually work? It's been an ongoing debate in recent years as researchers question the merits of your morning pill-popping routine. And yet, dozens of startups have devoted themselves to the controversial supplement: Ritual, Care/Of, Goop, ...
How to murder mosquitoes before they ruin your party
Mosquitoes are here to crash your party. "It's probably bad," said Patti Casey, an Agency of Agriculture environmental health surveillance coordinator, about what looks to be an especially robust year for mosquito breeding. Casey said Friday that staff ...
Woman Committed Suicide 4 Years After Doctor Allegedly Removed Her Ovaries Without Her Consent
A U.K. surgeon is under investigation after he allegedly removed a woman's ovaries without her consent. The woman committed suicide four years later. Lucinda Methuen-Campbell, then 54, went to the private Spire Hospital in Bristol, England in 2014 for ...
Drugged driving on the rise as marijuana, opioid use puts motorists at risk, study finds
Drugs are being detected in a growing share of drivers responsible for fatal crashes, according to a new study by the Governors Highway Safety Association. Some 44% of drivers killed in crashes in 2016 who were tested afterward had drugs in their ...