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CDC: Alzheimer's Disease, Dementia Cases To Double By 2060The number of people living with Alzheimer's disease and related dementias will double by 2060, according to a new study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
FDA Wants To Crack Down On Teen VapingWith more and more teenagers vaping, the FDA is launching a hard-hitting campaign aimed at keeping young people from using e-cigarettes.
Healthwatch: Most Yogurts Have Deceptively High Sugar LevelsYogurt. We all know its good for us and most contain probiotics which help our digestive health.
New Study Raises Questions About Daily Aspirin Therapy For Healthy SeniorsThree reports in the New England Journal of Medicine found that among healthy senior citizens, the death rate for those taking daily aspirin was higher than for those who did not.
Risk May Outweigh Benefits For Those Taking Low Dose Aspirin DailyIt's a hard pill to swallow but an aspirin-a-day could be doing more harm than good.
Florida Tips Scale On Low Side When It Comes To ObesityWhen it comes to the number of people who are obese in the state, Florida tips the scale to the low side.
More Baby Boomers Turning To Marijuana, Study SaysSeniors are increasingly passing the pipe. About 9% of US adults between the ages of 50 and 64 have used marijuana at least once during the survey year, while 3% of those over 65 have done so, new research finds.
Study Found Men Don't Go To The Doctor When They ShouldA new study finds most men don't go to the doctor when they should and it's their partners who try to keep them on track.
Zika Cases Continue Inching Up In FloridaFlorida has had 66 reported cases of the mosquito-borne Zika virus this year, according to information posted on the state Department of Health website.
CDC Expands Recall Of Kellog's Honey SmacksIf you have any Kellog's Honey Smacks cereal tucked away in your pantry, throw it out. Now!
Doctors Recommend Flu Shots Over Nasal Spray This YearWhile we still have a few weeks to go until the official end of summer, parents should already start preparing for the upcoming flu season.
Publix Recalls Ground Chuck Products Amid E. Coli ScarePublix Super Markets is recalling ground chuck products that may be contaminated with E. coli.