by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on January 7, 2015
The first public service announcements about safely using marijuana are hitting the airwaves.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on January 2, 2015
Two thirds of cancers are largely caused by random gene mutations, according to Johns Hopkins researchers.
by Carimah Townes Posted on December 30, 2014 Updated: December 31, 2014
The government isn't ready for a flu outbreak and vaccination rates are still low.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on December 16, 2014
The Ninth Circuit upheld a state law that requires adult film stars to use protection.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on December 16, 2014 Updated: December 17, 2014
This is what's next for Dr. Vivek Murthy.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on December 11, 2014
"It's a dream come true that we've converted knowledge into something that can actually save lives and avoid getting cancer in the first place."
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on December 1, 2014
And fewer smokers are having a cigarette every day.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on November 25, 2014
"This is one of the most important public health nutrition policies ever to be passed nationally."
by Beenish Ahmed Posted on November 21, 2014 Updated: November 21, 2014
"We hear every now and then that girls die because of this. I'm afraid of that. But we are not scared of the authorities."
by Beenish Ahmed Posted on November 19, 2014 Updated: November 20, 2014
The public health issues are myriad – and not always obvious, but defecating in the open isn't exactly the stuff of stuff of polite conversation.