Weight Loss Can Help Cut Lung Risks in 9/11 First Responders
MONDAY, Sept. 6, 2021 -- Twenty years on from the terrible event itself, weight loss may reduce the risk of lung disease among 9/11 first responders, a new study suggests.
"Our findings should reassure World Trade Center first responders that there...
Recent Pot Use Tied to Rise in Heart Attack Risk for Young Adults
TUESDAY, Sept. 7, 2021 -- Marijuana has been linked to a doubling in the risk of a heart attack in younger adults, no matter how they use it, a new study reports.
Eighteen- to 44-year-olds who used pot were twice as likely to have a heart attack...
Health Highlights: Sept. 3, 2021
Here are some of HealthDay's top stories for Friday, Sept. 3:
Experts push back on rush for COVID booster shots. The White House has already set Sept. 20 as the start of a rollout of COVID-19 vaccine booster shots for Americans. But speaking to...