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PTSD tied to heart, stroke risk among women

(Reuters Health) – Women with symptoms of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) may be at an increased risk for heart attacks and strokes, suggests a new study. Women with the most…

Minor changes turned Black Death germ from mild to murderous

WASHINGTON The bacterium Yersinia pestis has inflicted almost unimaginable misery upon humankind over the centuries, killing an estimated 200 million or more people and triggering horrific plagues in the 6th…

‘Over 184,000 global deaths each year’ caused by sugary drinks

‘Over 184,000 global deaths each year’ caused by sugary drinks

Sugary drink consumption in the US has increased significantly over the past 30 years, with around 50% of the population drinking the beverages daily. Such drinks have been linked with…