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Lethal labels: Alcohol makers fight to avoid the tobacco taboo

There is a “direct link between alcohol and fatal cancers” — that’s what Irish health officials want..

Even Short Bursts of Activity Can Boost Long-Term Health

FRIDAY, March 23, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Simply climbing a single set of stairs, walking around the..

Another Downside of Weight Gain: Toenail Fungus

FRIDAY, March 23, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Piling on pounds is bad for your health from head to toe. ..

Unchecked Air Pollution a Death Sentence for Millions: Study

FRIDAY, March 23, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Quicker action to cut fossil fuel emissions and slow clima..

How Syngenta won the war over weedkillers

More than two years after the European Food Safety Authority signaled concerns about a pesticide mad..

Water bacteria probe extended to Queen Elizabeth Hospital

Tests for bacteria in the water supply at the Royal Hospital for Children have been extended to the ..

‘My 3,000 calorie-a-day addiction to energy drinks rules my life’

A woman who drinks 30 cans a day says her addiction to energy drinks is worse than gambling. Emma F..

A Surgery-Free Fix for Bad Knees?

TUESDAY, March 20, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Tiny pellets could treat arthritic knee pain, delaying th..

The High Costs of Alzheimer’s

TUESDAY, March 20, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Sharp increases in Alzheimer's disease cases, deaths..

Under-doctored areas to get new medical schools

Five new medical schools are to be created in England as part of the government's expansion of ..