Category: Health News

The Kroger Co. of Cincinnati has issued a recall for Simple Truth Dry Roasted Macadamia Nuts because they may be contaminated with Listeria

Kroger Recalls Macadamia Nuts for Listeria Risk

The Kroger Co. of Cincinnati has issued a recall for Simple Truth Dry Roasted Macadamia Nuts because they may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, a food poisoning bacteria.

/ May 29, 2017
Feet on Scale

Want to Lose Weight? Try Turning Off the Tube

Eating without the distraction of T.V., computers, or work can help people lose weight and keep the pounds off, a new study has found.

/ May 29, 2017
Low-calorie diet sodas may not be as healthy as you think. Experts are concerned a growing number of studies linking diet soda with diabetes, heart attacks, dental decay, and other health problems.

The Evidence Against Diet Soda

Low-calorie diet sodas may not be as healthy as you think. Experts are concerned a growing number of studies linking diet soda with diabetes, heart attacks, dental decay, and other health problems.

/ May 26, 2017
Chocolate

Chocolate Could Lower Risk for Heart Problems, Study Finds

Chocoholics rejoice - a new study has found that eating a little chocolate each week may actually decrease your risk of developing a serious type of irregular heart rhythm.

/ May 26, 2017
Over 90,000 pounds of ready-to-eat sausage were recalled by Armour Eckrich Meats, LLC because they may contain bits of metal.

Eckrich Recalls 90,000 Pounds of Sausage for Metal Bits

Over 90,000 pounds of ready-to-eat sausage were recalled by Armour Eckrich Meats, LLC because they may contain bits of metal.

/ May 26, 2017
A shocking new study found that cholesterol-lowering statins increase the risk of death and do not prevent heart attack

Statins Boost Death Risk in Healthy Seniors, Study Finds

A shocking new study has found that cholesterol-lowering statins increase the risk of death and do not prevent heart attacks in adults over 65 years old without heart disease.

/ May 25, 2017
Botulism

1 Dead, 9 Hospitalized with Botulism After Eating Nacho Cheese Sauce

An outbreak of botulism linked to nacho cheese sauce sold at a gas station in Northern California has hospitalized nine people and killed one man, according to health officials.

/ May 24, 2017
Woman Wine Glass

One Drink Per Day Increases Breast Cancer Risk: Study

Consuming just one small alcoholic beverage a day can significantly increase a woman's risk of developing breast cancer, a new study has found.

/ May 23, 2017
A mechanic who developed leukemia after decades of exposure to benzene on the job was awarded a settlement mid-way through a trial in the Philadelphia County Court of Common Pleas.

Mechanic Wins Settlement in Philadelphia Benzene Lawsuit

A mechanic who developed leukemia after decades of exposure to benzene on the job was awarded a settlement mid-way through a trial in Philadelphia.

/ May 22, 2017
Hot Dog Recall for Metal Shards

Nathan’s Famous and Curtis Beef Master Hot Dogs Recalled

Over 210,600 pounds of hot dogs sold by Nathan's Famous and Beef Master were recalled after metal shards were found in some products.

/ May 22, 2017