(Reuters Health) – – Physical activity during and after pregnancy improves psychological wellbeing and may protect against postpartum depression, according to a new analysis of existing research.
The number of high school and middle school students who use e-cigarettes has decreased for the first time according to a report released Thursday by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. E-cigarette use among this group has only been tracked since 2011. Previous reports showed increases in usage. Use of other tobacco products has decreased as well.
BEIJING (Reuters) – China has decided to vaccinate poultry from next month against the H7N9 bird flu virus, after it claimed hundreds of lives last winter and caused major damage to the industry.
There’s no one commonly accepted definition of a mass shooting. But whatever criteria you use, the conclusion’s the same: They are far too common.
LONDON (Reuters) – A Roche breast cancer drug at the center of a prolonged pricing row in Britain will now be paid for routinely, following a discount deal between the company and the National Health Service, the country’s cost watchdog said on Thursday.
Washington (Reuters) – Republican senators trying to repeal Obamacare are forming consensus to keep some of the U.S. healthcare law’s taxes they long criticized, in hopes of delaying more drastic funding cuts, particularly to the Medicaid program for the poor and disabled.