Hurricane Michael's health risks

Hurricane Michael’s Health Risks: 3 Things To Watch Out For

Hurricane Michael officially made landfall Wednesday, barreling into the Florida Panhandle with winds reaching over 155 miles per hour. Michael -- the most powerful hurricane...
Heart Medications

The Truth About Heart Medications

Medications to normalize blood pressure and cholesterol can help significantly reduce the risks of heart attack and stroke in people with known heart disease....
Generic drugs

Hospital Groups Launch Own Company To Make Generic Drugs

Several major hospital groups Thursday launched their own generic drug company to tackle chronic shortages and high prices. The new company, Civica Rx, plans to...
Humble Cabbage

How The Humble Cabbage Can Stop Cancers

Scientists say they have discovered why some vegetables - including cabbage, broccoli and kale - can reduce the risk of bowel cancers. That cruciferous...
Mosquitoes

Dengue Fever Outbreak Stopped By Special Mosquitoes

Australian researchers say for the first time an entire city has been protected from viral disease dengue. Captive-bred mosquitoes with a naturally occurring bacteria were...
New HIV Strains

New HIV Strains Lead To Quicker Illness

Mutated strains of HIV that have made the virus progress faster are circulating in the Canadian providence Saskatchewan. After hearing anecdotal evidence from the population...
Breast Cancer Test

Breast Cancer Test You Can Do At Home

Finding out that you might be at risk for breast cancer is getting easier. The Doctors discuss a test that can reportedly determine your risk...
Polio Vaccine

Modified Polio Vaccine Extends Lives In US Brain Cancer Study

Some 21 percent of patients with advanced brain cancer treated with a modified polio vaccine were alive after three years, compared with 4 percent...
Psychedelic Drugs

Psychedelic Drugs May Change The Structure Of Brain Cells

It's no surprise that psychedelic drugs such as LSD and ecstasy alter brain function, leading to the drugs' "trippy" effects  and possible hallucinations. But now, researchers...
Prostate Cancer Spit Test

Prostate Cancer Spit Test Is Trialled

A spit test to detect men at increased risk of prostate cancer has started early trials. The new DNA test looks for high-risk genes...