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Sugar

Are You Eating More Sugar Than You Think? Why the New FDA Nutrition Labels Are a Wellness Win

Nicking sugar cubes from restaurant tables was once a childhood rite of passage, but the conspicuous consumption of sucrose lost its charm once we learned about calories in chemistry class. Now that Michelle Obama, on behalf of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), has introduced new nutrition …

Sugar may increase breast, lung cancer risk, study finds

Table sugar may increase the risk of breast cancer, according to a new animal study from the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center.<p>Previous research has drawn a link between higher sugar intake and breast cancer development, suggesting inflammation as a source, but the current study instead …

Cancer

Is Mexico City Turning Into New York City?

On the tenth floor patio of his apartment building on Avenida Chapultepec in downtown Mexico City, 35-year-old architect Fernando Madrid leans out over the railing and looks out at the newly built skyscrapers jutting up from the street a few blocks away. The mid-day traffic clogs Chapultepec Ave, …

Mexico City

Teens with IUDs aren't using condoms, according to new study.

Are IUDs and other long-acting reversible contraceptives (LARCs)—which happen to be the most effective forms of birth control and the best tools for …

CDC: Pregnancies among black, Hispanic teens drop nationally

Steep declines in birth rates among Hispanic and black teens has lead the overall rate across the nation to drop an all-time low, according to a new analysis from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.<p>The rate among Hispanic teens aged 15-19 dropped 51 percent from 2006 to 2014, and …

Teen Pregnancy

Here's Really, Really Good News About Teen Pregnancy Rates

Across the country, pregnancy rates among teens of all ethnicities have hit an amazing all-time low.<p>Thanks to the popularity of shows like <i>16 and Pregnant</i> and <i>Teen Mom</i>, you might think teenage pregnancy is as common as it used to be, or even more so. But you'd be wrong. Turns out, the national birth …

In Age Of Mergers, Healthcare Providers Look For New Ways To Improve Care And Cut Costs

Hospitals and patient care centers aren’t typically bought and consolidated as much as other healthcare companies, but new ideas and regulations on care have spurred a flurry of deals.<p>“Mergers are accelerating, and we’re seeing all varieties of it,” said Julie Coffman, a partner with Bain & …

Digital Health

How much money you need to save each day to become a millionaire by age 65

"Becoming rich is nothing more than a matter of committing and sticking to a systematic savings and investment plan," financial adviser David Bach writes in his book "Smart Couples Finish Rich."<p>"You don't need to have money to make money," he writes. "You just need to make the right decisions — and …