Air Pollution Creates Alzheimer’s-Like Damage in the Brain

Air pollution is affecting the health of our lungs, our hearts, and even our brains. New studies show that children and young adults growing up in certain cities already show growths, plaques, and tangles linked with Alzheimer's, Parkinson's, as well...

E-cigarette Emissions Shouldn’t be Called ‘Vapors’ – It Makes Them Sound Less Harmful

E-cigarette emissions are incredibly harmless, and calling them vapor is intentionally misleading, researchers argue. Although the puffs emitted from e-cigarettes aren't smoke, the term 'vapor' usually brings to mind a harmless cloud of water. Therefore, public health experts argue 'aerosol' is a...

8 Tips For Dealing With Wildfire Smoke

​The western part of the United States has been covered in wildfires, which burned millions of acres and forced tens of thousands of people out of their homes. Thousands of buildings and other structures have been destroyed, and the land burned completely. Thick smoke covers...

Lack of Sleep Sucks the Joy Out of Life, Study Confirms

Most of us know from experience that lack of sleep has a major impact on how we function on a daily basis. From irritability and increased clumsiness to being more prone to colds and chronic diseases, there's a plethora of...

Study Reveals An Alarming Rate Of COVID-19 Infected Cats

Many cats were infected by the novel coronavirus, alarmingly more than previously estimated, a new study reveals. The Study The analysis was carried on stray cats in Wuhan, the epicenter of the ongoing pandemic. The researchers say that none of...

Study Shows Social Isolation Damages Brain Circuit and Leads to Phyciatric Disorders

If you boil all the components, loneliness might emerge as one of the biggest threats to mental health there is.​ Even as the world becomes more and more connected via digital platforms, people in our society are feeling an increased...

Tear Gas Should be Banned Completely – Here’s Why

​The employment of tear gas by government forces is justifiably illegal in warfare and should therefore be banned as a demonstration-control agent in the law enforcement context. The use of tear gas, notably CS gas, as a control agent, cannot...

Ultra-Processed ‘Foods’ Linked to Advanced Aging, Research Finds

​People who consume large quantities of industrially processed junk products are more prone to exhibit a change in their chromosomes associated with aging, new research presented on Tuesday at an online medical conference says. Three or more servings of ultra-processed...

Blood Type Has Almost No Impact on COVID-19 Health Risk

The idea that blood type might have a say in whether people contract the novel coronavirus or if developing a serious form of the disease was rather catchy. The claim came from a recent study finding, published in the New England...

Motorcycle Crash Victim Put on the COVID-19 Death List – Is This Even Real?

​An individual who died in a fatal motorcycle accident was put on Florida's COVID-19 death count, a state health official discovered. FOX 35 News found this out after asking Orange County Health Officer Dr. Raul Pino if the two victims...