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The World Health Organization has found a conclusive link between lindane, a common pesticide once used for lice and scabies treatment as well as agricultural applications, and developing non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (NHL), reports Reuters. The WHO also found a similar connection between DDT and an increased risk...
A recent study from the journal Pediatric Surgery International has found that music therapy may decrease pain in addition to anxiety as previously studied, according to NPR. In a small study of 60 pediatric patients post-operation, a fraction of the group listened to books on tape, music, or silence as...
From 2003 to 2013, the death rate from coronary heart disease, according to a CDC report, has dropped by nearly 40% according to The New York Times. This change, however, is not a result from any new technologies or drugs but instead a combination of individual health improvements in cholesterol, blood...