Pa. Lawmaker Pushes For Labeling of Genetically Modified FoodsPennsylvania state senator Daylin Leach, who represents portions of Montgomery and Delaware counties, has introduced a bill to require label notification.
Study: Fish Oil Supplements May Not Extend Your Life SpanAccording to a study, fish oil supplements provide some health benefits but there's no proof taking them will extend your life.
AMA: Reduce Sugar And Salt IntakeSeveral years ago the American Medical Association took a strong stand warning people about the dangers of too much salt and excessive sugar in the diet. Sadly, things have not changed very much since that time.
Report: Low Glycemic Diet More Effective At Keeping Weight OffAccording to the American Medical Association, this particular diet is designed to help keep blood sugar levels stable.
AMA Weighs In On Childhood Obesity Last week the American Medical Association put its weight behind requiring yearly instruction aimed at preventing obesity for public school children and teens.
Health: New Study Shows 16 Million Americans Have Oral HPVSixteen million Americans—or seven percent—have oral human papillomavirus (HPV), a sexually transmitted virus that can cause cancer.
Study: Moderate Wine Consumption Increases Risk Of Breast CancerAccording to a study, women who drink between three and six glasses of wine per week are at slightly higher risk of breast cancer.
Medicare Sees Big Savings On Treating Heart FailureA new report shows that the country is saving money on treating heart failure patients. But the numbers come with some caveats.