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Here’s What’s Going On with the 2019 Flu Season

The flu may be hitting its peak, according to experts. Influenza activity picked up again last week, reaching a new peak this season. Still, this season remains far milder than last year, according to the Centers for Diseases Control and Prevention(CDC). The flu is now widespread in 48 states...
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2 or More Diet Sodas Per Day Linked to Higher Stroke Risk

A new study linked diet drinks to increased cardiovascular risks in post-menopausal women. Switching to low-calorie and low-sugar sodas may seem like a healthy choice, but a new study finds that may not be the case. According to a study in Strokepublished this month, postmenopausal women who consumed multiple diet...
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It’s True, Men and Women Remember Pain Differently

 new study looked at ways that men and women perceive pain. Men may tolerate pain better than women, but new research finds they’re more stressed when it comes to how they remember it. A new report published this month in the journal Current Biology evaluated how male and female mice...
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Why You Should Care About the Uncertain Status of Obamacare

Enrollment is down and the Affordable Care Act’s legality is being challenged. Here’s how it could affect you. Enrollment has declined slightly in Affordable Care Act health insurance plans. The program, also known as Obamacare, is also under legal attack in a case that now appears headed to...
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