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  • Malaysia to send 20 million medical gloves to fight Ebola

    Malaysia will send more than 20 million medical rubber gloves to five African nations battling the deadly Ebola virus, addressing a crucial shortage faced by overwhelmed health workers, the country's Prime Minister Najib Razak announced on Monday.

  • 1 in 5 men reports violence toward intimate partners

    Intimate partner violence is more common than diabetes. 1 in 5 men in the U.S. reports violence towards their spouse or significant other, says a new nationally-representative study by the University of Michigan.

  • Identifying a better message strategy for dissuading smokers: Add the positive

    Which is more likely to convince a smoker to quit? The words, 'Warning: cigarettes cause cancer' beneath the image of an open mouth with a cancerous lesion and rotten teeth, or the same image with the words, 'Warning: Quitting smoking reduces the risk of cancer'? The answer depends on how confident you are in your ability to quit.

  • Walking, Biking to Work Seems to Have Mental Health Benefits

    Trading the gas pedal for foot power or bike power to get to your job can also improve your mental health, British researchers report.

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