Booze-related hospital admissions rise every year since 2008 in England despite decrease in drinking
4 days ago - By Daily Mail
Despite a fall in the number of people drinking alcohol, booze-related hospital admissions have risen every year since 2008 in England - with the older generation fueling the increase.
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Rise in the number of suicide deaths - despite a huge drop in the global rate
5 days ago - By Daily Mail
A new study, led by the University of Washington in Seattle, has found that the number of suicides deaths globally increased by 6.7 percent from 765,000 in 1990 to 817,000 in 2016.
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Adults with obstructive sleep apnea who experience excessive sleepiness while awake have a higher risk for cardiovascular diseases than those without excessive daytime sleepiness.
Genetics May Be a Factor in African-American Cigarette Preferences
New NCCIH-funded research suggests genetic factors drive African American preference for mentholated cigarettes.
Hands Don't Spread HPV, Study Finds
"Just because we detect HPV DNA in the hand doesn't necessarily mean the viral particles are viable or that there is enough to cause an infection," the study's lead author says.
Guys, Can You Give Us 40? It May Show Heart Health
Men in their 40s who can do more than 40 push-ups at a time have a 96 percent reduced risk of heart attack, stroke and heart disease compared with men who did 10 or fewer.
Ohio Teen Gets Himself Vaccinated, Inspires Others
As he began to get various vaccinations, media reports about him multiplied, and so did the requests for information and guidance, questions and comments.
Is Will Power All I Need To Achieve Self Control? Turns Out Not
Will power is one of the factors of self-control strategies, but just not the only one. Self-control strategies are influenced by behavior a lot.
Novel Exploitation Of Cancer's Cholesterol Dependency Could Make It Weaker
Cancer cells dependency on cholesterol for survival can be exploited to destroy the cancer cell. In this study, a rare type of lymphoma called ALK-positive ALCL is being exploited.