Lifestyle

After 8th Death, Recall Announced

Name of product: Children’s and adult chests and dressers Hazard: The recalled chests and dressers are unstable if they are not properly anchored to the wall, posing...

How Many Healthy Years of Life Do You Have Left?

Jeyaraj Vadiveloo, University of Connecticut As the old saying goes, the only things certain in life are death and taxes. While death is inevitable, the...

The Real Reason Some People Become Addicted to Drugs

Mike Robinson, Wesleyan University Why do they do it? This is a question that friends and families often ask of those who are addicted. It’s difficult...

CDC Outbreak Alert: Puppies Spreading Human Campylobacter Infections

Outbreak Advisory 39 Cases, 7 States, 9 Hospitalizations, 0 Deaths What Is Campylobacteriosis? (find out more) Read Advice to Pet Owners and Advice to Pet Store Workers. The Ohio...

How Being Friends With Someone Who has Dementia can be Good for You Both

Janelle Taylor, University of Washington Each year, in the final few hours of the last day of December, many people all across North America gather...

Recalled Fireworks – Keep Your Family Safe and Enjoy the Celebration

The Red, White, & Blue Smoke fireworks can explode unexpectedly after being lit.

Do Poor People Eat More Junk Food Than Wealthier Americans?

Jay L. Zagorsky, The Ohio State University and Patricia Smith, University of Michigan Eating fast food is frequently blamed for damaging our health. As...

How Does Snoring Affect Your Marriage?

If your spouse snores, and it disrupts your ability to get a good night's rest, how does that affect your marriage over the long...
Health Insurance Denied

Health Insurance Denied

With the advent of new technology, consumers are concerned their health coverage may be denied due to? iPhone Usage A Sit Down Job Screen...

Why So Many People Regain Weight After Dieting

Kenneth McLeod, Binghamton University, State University of New York Anyone who has tried to lose weight and keep it off knows how difficult the task...