A new study from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention revealed that there is an association between the salmonella outbreaks and the rising trend of keeping chickens as pets.
A report by the United Nations revealed that over 300 million people living in Asia, Africa, and Latin America are at risk in contracting water-borne diseases due to worsening water conditions. Many people in these countries still rely on drinking water sources that are contaminated by fecal matter.
A new study revealed that those living near fracking sites are four times more at risk of having asthma attacks.
Several crops have been reported to produce toxins due to environmental stresses caused by climate change.
Both short- and long-term exposure to vehicle exhaust, coal burning and dust particles may cause high blood pressure, a major risk factor for coronary heart disease.
Symptoms of glyphosate exposure can begin with skin or eye irritation to vomiting, diarrhea and death if intentionally ingested.
The outbreak marks the first time norovirus has been detected in the area. Philippines is yet to have a vaccine for it, making the situation more dangerous than it already is.
According to a new report, bullying should now be recognized as a serious public health problem.
Puerto Rican health officials confirm the first death related to the Zika virus. The island nation is currently experiencing the worst Zika outbreak in all of the U.S. and its territories.
The water crisis in Flint, Michigan seems far from over, but at least there is some hope as President Barack Obama announced a visit to the city and the Senate reached a deal on grants and loans for better water infrastructure.
As the coming summer weather becomes more attractive to mosquitoes, Americans should prepare for possible local Zika outbreaks as the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease said that it is very likely.
With our daily lives getting busier day by day, it's hard to actually devote time to getting some sleep. For some people, 24 hours in a day seem insufficient to finish all their tasks and napping might be considered a waste of time.
Did you know that your lifespan is highly influenced by the wealth you own and your geographical location?
Bats have a remarkably strong immune system that helps protect them from deadly diseases like Ebola. Researchers suggest this unique ability could be adapted to improve human health.
In recent years, Florida wildlife officials have been concerned the growing population of rhesus macaques living in Silver Springs State Park. They feared the nonnative animals were taking a toll on the region's ecosystem and had the potential to transmit diseases. But a new study by San Diego State University biologists proves otherwise.