mortality

Researchers Identify Hundreds Of ‘Selfie Deaths’ From Media Reports

Researchers Identify Hundreds Of ‘Selfie Deaths’ From Media Reports

Next time you’re tempted to take a risk to get that perfect selfie, maybe think twice about it. A new study by medical researchers from New Delhi’s All India Institute of Medical Sciences has identified hundreds of people who suffocated in bodies of water, were struck by vehicles, plummeted off…

A Third Of All Humans Are Now Either Overweight Or Obese

A Third Of All Humans Are Now Either Overweight Or Obese

Over two billion people around the world are now affected by weight problems, according to new research published today in The New England Journal of Medicine. At the same time, more people are dying from weight-related health conditions than ever before — a development the authors are describing as a…

We Can Finally Stop Demonising Butter

We Can Finally Stop Demonising Butter

An analysis by Tufts University researchers has failed to find a link between butter consumption and cardiovascular disease. And hallelujah to that — the ongoing hysteria against butter can now finally come to an end.