Although much of moviegoers’ attention this April is focused on the impending release of Avengers: Infinity War , the Marvel extravaganza is
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The new director of the top public health agency in the US has pledged to bring the opioid epidemic ‘to its knees’.
The obesity epidemic in America is only getting worse. Nearly 40 percent of American adults were obese in 2015 and 2016 —
Public health officials in the US are bracing for an outbreak of whooping cough this spring. The infectious disease, named for the
Hospitals are running out of pain medication for patients as the opioid crisis continues to claim more than 100 lives each day.
There’s a new threat at play in Legion season 2, as tipped off by the latest batch of teasers — and, perhaps
How deeply ingrained is sexual harassment in the music industry? Ask any veteran and then plug your ears for the incredulous response.
New York City has sued several major pharmaceutical companies in an effort to hold them accountable for their role in the city’s
As the flu cripples the US, the nation’s epidemic war room the CDC is facing debilitating uncertainty in the wake of the
Seven more American children have died of the flu this week, bringing the death toll to 20 children and more than 85
The deadly flu outbreak will become an epidemic and deaths will triple in the UK within two weeks, reveals a projection of
Gyms across the country will be packed in the new year with people sticking, however briefly, to their New Year’s resolution to
The opioid epidemic claimed the lives of more than 63,000 Americans in 2016. If we are to call the rampant drug abuse
Surgeons hunched over the operating table are suffering more painful bad backs, necks shoulders and arms and hands than coal miners and
Europe’s HIV epidemic is growing at an ‘alarming pace’ as infections reached their highest level in 2016 since records began, health officials
The deadly plague epidemic in Madagascar which has killed 165 people appears to be similar to the Ebola outbreak, a concerned scientist
Legendary swimmer Diana Nyad – who’s shared her story of sexual assault for years — says it’s time to accept there are
More than half of parents suffer from loneliness as they feel ‘cut off’ from friends and family, a new survey has revealed.
Drug overdose deaths, once rare, are now the leading cause of accidental death in the U.S., surpassing peak annual deaths caused by
Almost 620,000 gay and bisexual men in the United States were living with HIV in 2014, and 100,000 of these men were
The rise of ‘cyberchrondriac’ patients who self-diagnose from online searches has caused a surge in unnecessary health fears, experts have warned. The
Britain is in the grip of an ‘inactivity epidemic’, with nearly half of adults failing to go for a brisk walk even
Ebola epidemic declared by World Health Organisation after three deaths in the Democratic Republic of Congo WHO confirmed three people had died
Britain faces epidemic of strokes as we live longer: Number set to soar by nearly half in the next two decades The
Surge in SUPER POLLEN could trigger an allergy epidemic in Britain – and people living in London, Birmingham and Manchester are most
Opioid epidemic ‘is underestimated’: CDC report warns current data is just the tip of the iceberg as many drug deaths are not