James Sherlock

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E-Cigarette

Vaping can damage vital immune system cells and may be more harmful than previously thought, a study suggests. Researchers found e-cigarette vapour disabled important immune cells in the lung and boosted inflammation. The researchers “caution against the widely held opinion...

Cheese

If you’re trying to lose weight, then you’re probably hyperaware of the calories of your favorite foods. Cheese, while delicious and savory and good melted on top of just about anything, is a high-fat, high-calorie food that you may want to eat in moderation. Instead...

Yellow Jacket

A 34-year-old New Hampshire man with “a heart of gold” recently died after he was stung by a yellow jacket wasp, his wife said. Brian Baker Jr., of Winchester, was performing electrical work outside on July 14 when a yellow jacket stung him twice. He suffered an allergic reaction...

HIV

A “dangerous complacency” in the response to the global HIV pandemic is risking a resurgence of the disease, according to a report. Experts said a stalling of HIV funding in recent years was endangering efforts to control the illness. As things stand, the world is no...

Water

Turns out, bottled water companies aren’t just trying to confuse the average H2O guzzler by plastering their bottles with labels like “Mineral,” “Alkaline,” and “Artesian.” Alkaline Water This simply means the bottled water has a slightly higher pH than other forms....

Zika Risks

If you’re considering an international trip this summer, you might want to weigh your risk of Zika before you book your flights. Once a news headliner, the articles and warnings about the Zika virus have died down somewhat over the past year, but a new report is putting Zika...

Nuplazid

As pharma companies underwrite three-fourths of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s budget for scientific reviews, the agency is increasingly fast-tracking expensive drugs with significant side effects and unproven health benefits. Nuplazid, a drug for hallucinations and...

Wash Their Hands

A study from the U.S. Department of Agriculture found participants failed to properly wash their hands 97 percent of the time when preparing food, which could lead to illness. Ahead of Fourth of July grilling, the U.S. Department of Agriculture is offering a reminder to wash our...

Healthiest Breakfast

Starting your day off right means kicking things off with a good meal. Luckily, this healthy, filling breakfast will keep you going strong all day. If you’re not in the habit of eating breakfast every day, it’s time to make a change. Eating a balanced breakfast every day has...

Apple Cider Vinegar

Downing a shot of apple cider vinegar (ACV) each morning is considered the epitome of wellness right now-though, uh, it’s definitely not going to help you lose weight (sry, Megan Fox and Miranda Kerr). Now, people are taking it a step further and chasing garcinia cambogia...