Facebook To Remove Groups, Pages That Spread Vaccine MisinformationSocial media giant Facebook says it will remove groups and pages that spread misinformation about vaccinations on its site.
WHO Classifies 'Gaming Disorder' As Mental Health ConditionThe WHO announced 'gaming disorder' as a new mental health condition to be included in the latest edition of its International Classification of Diseases on Monday.
Study: Mandatory Military Service Responsible For Israeli Men's High Life ExpectancyA new study claims that mandatory military service is indirectly responsible for the high life expectancy of Israeli men.
CDC: Zika Definitely Causes Severe Birth DefectsConfirming the worst fears of many pregnant women in the United States and Latin America, U.S. health officials said Wednesday there is no longer any doubt the Zika virus causes babies to be born with abnormally small heads and other severe brain defects.
Allegheny County Resident Tests Positive For Zika VirusAn Allegheny County resident has tested positive for the Zika virus.
Sexually-Transmitted Zika Case Confirmed In TexasHealth officials on Tuesday reported that a person in Texas has become infected with the Zika virus through sex in the first case of the illness being transmitted within the United States amid the current outbreak in Latin America.
UN Health Chief: Zika Virus Is 'Spreading Explosively'The World Health Organization is sounding a global alarm over the Zika virus outbreak.
Study: Snow Absorbs Toxic Air Pollutants, So Don't Eat It!It may be perfectly white, but the snow isn't as pure as it looks.
WHO: Ebola Death Rate Rises To 70 PercentThe death rate in the Ebola outbreak has risen to 70 percent and there could be up to 10,000 new cases a week in two months, the World Health Organization warned Tuesday.
The MERS Outbreak: Is The Government Doing Enough?The CDC and WHO claim they are hard at work tracking 100 people that may have come in contact with the deadly MERS virus.
The Dangers Of Cell Phone Radiation Dr. Devra Davis of the Environmental Health Trust joined Chris Moore to discuss the dangers of cell phone radiation.
Could Your Home Be Making You Sick?Is your home making you sick? The answer might be yes. Lead, mold, radon, asbestos - they can all lead to serious health issues. And they are in plenty of homes right here in our area.