CDC to doctors: Limit painkiller prescriptions

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) Prescription painkillers should not be a first choice for treating common ailments like back pain and arthritis, according to new federal guidelines designed to reshape how more…

Siri has no clue what you mean by 'rape'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Apple’s Siri and other smartphone conversational agents can tell you the weather, play your favorite music, and direct you to the nearest hospital — but they can’t tell more…

Inflatable sumo suits 'traumatize' college kids

by Douglas Ernst -- [caption id="attachment_3063694" align="aligncenter" width="600"] A man wrestles in an inflatable sumo-wrestler suit for a charity event in Phoenix, Arizona, on Feb. 25, 2016 (Photo: KSAZ Fox 10 Phoenix more…

Claim: No such thing as good alcohol

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Dusseldorf, Germany (dpa) - There's no such thing as good alcohol: It's toxic to the body's cells, and regular consumption carries considerably more health risks then generally assumed, more…

Doctors mistake cancer for pregnancy, woman dies

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (GAZETTE-NEWS) — Tributes have flooded in to a “bubbly, positive and cheerful” 22-year-old who died from an aggressive form of cancer. Demi Wright, a former Alderman Blaxill pupil, more…

Gut bacteria shaking up cancer research

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BLOOMBERG) — Top scientists at Roche Holding AG and AstraZeneca Plc are sizing up potential allies in the fight against cancer: the trillions of bacteria that live in more…