In 22 U.S. States, More Than a Third of Adults Are Now Obese
FRIDAY, Sept. 22, 2023 -- Obesity is on the rise across the United States.
In 22 states, 35% of adults or more were obese last year, new data from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention show.
Just 10 years ago, there were no states...
Teen Boys With High Blood Pressure Face Danger Decades Later
TUESDAY, Sept. 26, 2023 -- Teenage boys who have high blood pressure may find themselves on the road to serious heart problems in adulthood.
Swedish researchers found that boys who had high blood pressure at 18 were at risk for heart failure, heart...
Blood Tests for Long COVID Could Lead to Better Treatments
TUESDAY, Sept. 26, 2023 -- People who develop long COVID have distinct abnormalities in their immune and hormonal function that can be picked up with blood tests, researchers have found.
In a new study of 268 patients with and without long COVID,...