Luke MacGregor | Bloomberg | Getty ImagesAmazon is working on a voice-activated wearable capable of reading human emotions, Bloomberg News reported Thursday.The e-commerce giant's hardware research and development group Lab126 and the voice software team behind Alexa are collaborating on the device, the news outlet reported, citing internal...
"I can't tell you if your individual child will do well or poorly with measles. We don't want parents making that risk," Clark said. While the majority of kids who contract measles recover, there's the fear of infections alongside it. Some may end up with pneumonia, major diarrhea...
David Paul Morris | Bloomberg | Getty Images Pedestrians cross a street in front of a Rite Aid store in Oakland, California. Rite Aid will raise the minimum age to buy tobacco products...
President Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally at the SNHU Arena in Manchester, New Hampshire, August 15, 2019.Nicholas Kamm | AFP | Getty ImagesPresident Donald Trump says the U.S. should begin building more mental health institutions to combat the nation's ongoing gun violence.Speaking to reporters before a...
There's now one stop for all your vitamins: including A, B and CBD. The Vitamin Shoppe started stocking its shelves with oral CBD soft gels this week and will start selling CBD drops by the end of the month. It's one of the first major national retailers to sell...
This personal genetics company has been providing people with reports on their risk of getting any number of serious diseases. Now 23andMe is adding type 2 diabetes — a condition that gets more attention for its link to lifestyle choices than genetics. In March the company announced that...
Pallets of Coke-Cola cans wait to the filled at a Coco-Cola bottling plant on February 10, 2017 in Salt Lake City, Utah.George Frey | Getty Images Coca-Cola struck agreements to fund health studies at several public universities that gave the beverage maker the ability to review and kill...
Working eight hours a week is the "recommended dose" for optimum mental wellbeing, British scientists claim.
Cheryl Healton remembers the look on her mother's face when the then 8-year old was diagnosed with measles in 1961. "I could tell by her reaction that my life was at risk," said Healton, now 66 and the dean of New York University's College of Global Public Health.It...
Democratic presidential candidate, former Vice President Joe Biden speaks to guests at the Rainbow PUSH Coalition Annual International Convention on June 28, 2019 in Chicago, Illinois.Scott Olson | Getty ImagesJoe Biden, former vice president and 2020 Democratic presidential hopeful, said Friday he would bring back the individual mandate,...