Heart Disease

Expert sheds light on safety, benefits of e-cigarettes

Expert sheds light on safety, benefits of e-cigarettes

  Electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes or “vapes”) are at least 95 percent less harmful than conventional cigarettes, can help smokers quit, and provide health benefits.   These were the key messages of Dr. ...

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Black Americans Under-treated for Pain Due to False Beliefs: Study

Black Americans Under-treated for Pain Due to False Beliefs: Study

  Miami, United States – Half of white US medical students harbor false beliefs about the biology of African-American people, and these misconceptions could explain why blacks are routinely under-treated for ...

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One in Eight Adults Now Obese: Global Survey

One in Eight Adults Now Obese: Global Survey

  Paris, France – Over one in eight adults are now obese — a ratio that has more than doubled since 1975 and will swell to one in five by 2025, ...

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