Man drank himself to death ... with caffeine
When an unidentified man in his 20s in Kyushu, Japan, died suddenly and inexplicably in the fall of 2014, police ordered an inquest into the cause...
Vitamin D Deficiency Does Not Increase Risk and Severity of OSA
A recent study of elderly men found no evidence that obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) increased in severity (or prevalence) as a result of vitamin D...
Father-Daughter Duo Team Up for Citrus Research
This resulted in the commercial release of a new UF/IFAS grapefruit cultivar N2-28 'Summer Gold Grapefruit' that can be harvested into August.
Couple nearing 71 years of marriage reunited while battling illnesses at same hospital
A Virginia couple unknowingly admitted to the same hospital for separate illnesses shared a moment together as they neared their 71st wedding...
Kamada's rabies drug succeeds in trial
Drugmaker Kamada Ltd said its rabies therapy had met the main goal in a large study, where it was found to be non-inferior to a reference product.
U.S. lawmakers call for action to protect drug-exposed newborns
Two senior U.S. senators are calling for swift federal action to help protect thousands of infants born each year to mothers who used opioids...
Fitness more protective among normal-weight people
Aerobic fitness is generally tied to a longer life, but the same can't be said for obese people, according to new research.
Seven healthy habits may reduce heart failure risk
Adults who score well on the American Heart Association's (AHA) Life's Simple 7 checklist are less likely than others to develop heart failure,...
India's Piramal eyes nutrition, cough-cold brands to boost consumer health arm
India's Piramal Enterprises Ltd is exploring buying nutritional supplements and cough and cold brands to grow its consumer healthcare business to...
Adviser to top EU court says EU cigarette law is valid
An adviser to Europe's highest court in Luxembourg on Wednesday said an EU law on cigarettes was valid, rebuffing a challenge from Philip Morris...
Ukraine health system in danger of collapse as reforms stall
Paint is flaking on the damp walls and cracked ceilings of the small hospital in the Ukrainian village of Staiky and much of the equipment is over...
Sanofi submits new diabetes drug application to U.S. regulator
French drugmaker Sanofi said on Wednesday it had submitted an application to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for a single daily insulin...