In Canada, people are crying out for better and affordable mental health services to cater for the growing mental health problems. Residents relate their stories and hope for better services next year.
After the recent enactment of the indoor smoking ban by the Obama administration, a recent study shows that ER admissions of asthma in kids have gone down in communities with the smoking ban. This gives great hope for positive outcome for the recent smoking ban in the years to come.
Psychologists offer simple advices on how to cope with failure in a socially and financially competitive world. Surprisingly, dealing with failure also has its advantages.
As opioid addiction soar this year, also causing record-breaking deaths, the New York state takes the lead in controlling the problem by expanding health insurances and improving health services. This unprecedented move will take effects as soon as the new year starts.
Singapore is the latest country to outline a comprehensive health plan in response to the growing health problem of antibiotic-resistant superbugs. Recently, the number of antibiotic-resistance cases have surged, raising concerns of state health agencies.
The rate of obesity and alcohol consumption have reached all time high this year in England contributing to increasing middle age health crisis. The main culprit for this problem is unhealthy lifestyle that has been practiced for many years.
A psychiatric patient in New Hampshire hacked private information from health services earlier this year but wasn't discovered until recently. About 15,000 patients were compromised as their private information are posted on social media.
Due to the complex nature of science, it's common for misinformation to get around, leading people to believe in bad health ideas. Here are 7 of the most common health myths people should forget this 2017.
This year has been filled with dozens of significant science and health news. However, some amazing breakthroughs have not been given enough media attention.
The recent CDC annual report finds heroin overdose at the top of the drug problem this year. The latest study used a new analysis method that is said to be more accurate than the previous one.
A large portion of the population right now need these quit smoking tips. Find out how you can cut down and eventually lose the craving to smoke through natural ways.
A new study found that male mosquitofish with big genital organ cause the female fishe to develop a bigger brain. This is an evolutionary tactic to help the female fish escape sexual harassment and do better with other things.
These recent years, an intriguing spike of deaths due to cold weather has been seen on older people. This phenomena is caused by respiratory-related disease caused by ordinary cold weather.
With the incredible advancement of science and technology, countries scramble to conduct experiments and researches across the globe. However, a new threat looms as exploitation of smaller countries is getting rampant.