As people are getting together with friends and family, it is important to practice good hygiene, said Dr. Jennifer Lee, a family medicine physician with Wright State Physicians. That includes washing your hands and covering your mouth when you cough.
Although flu activity eased a bit in the United States, overall influenza-associated illness remains high across most of the country, according to the latest US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's weekly surveillance report.
Major automakers say their joint European electric car recharging network will open its first stations this year in Germany, Austria and Norway in what the companies hope will be a big step toward mass acceptance of battery-powered cars
Undernutrition is widespread and a key reason for poor child health in many developing countries. In Sub-Saharan Africa, around 40 percent of children under the age of five suffer from stunted growth, that is, severely reduced height-for-age relative to their growth potential.
A new study shows that Zika virus causes so much varied damage throughout the fetal brain that researchers are suggesting the term ‘congenital Zika syndrome’ be used to describe the numerous birth defects.
Deforestation in North and East Kalimantan in Indonesia can be prevented, but only with strict measures such as using underutilized lands and accounting for land tenure and the maintenance of forests and peatlands.
Professional footballers suffer more from depression and anxiety than the general public, with more than a third of current and former players reporting symptoms, according to a study by the world players' union FIFPro.