One class of pain relievers may reduce the risk of one type of skin cancer, squamous cell carcinoma, when taken by mouth. When researchers reviewed data from nine studies they found that these drugs may reduce the risk of squamous cell carcinoma by 18%.
Girls, let's talk about you. At what age did you have your first period? Was it when you're 10 or earlier than that? The answers to these questions matter for one simple reason: they can be indicative of your risk of developing cardiovascular diseases and cert…
A British suicide prevention group attempted to help people in emotional and psychological distress by creating a free web app. The concept was well-meaning, but the app was withdrawn almost immediately because of an outcry over privacy concerns.
Children who have chronic, complicated medical issues receive more effective and less expensive care when they are treated at what is called a patient-centered medical home. They are more likely to become seriously ill and need hospitalization or emergency roo…
In the United States, all students from across all states learn about sex in health class. But in St. Louis Park High School some students thought outside the box and created a sexual education health club for more meaningful discussions about sex.
E-cigarettes have been the solution to tapering or even stopping cigarette smoking. However, a new study says that the liquid found inside e-cigarettes can harm healthy cells and cause respiratory infections.
Teenagers are going into and out of relationships and when they end up in an abusive relationship; they actually need a safe space to talk about unhealthy dating relationships. They often find it in school-based health centers, according to a research.