Current Health News

March 4, 2015 - Issue 3119


Daylight Savings Time May Cost You Extra—Both in Terms of Money and Health

Daylight Savings Time May Cost You Extra—Both in Terms of Money and Health

March 4, 2015

Russia cancelled it due to the stress and illness it causes, yet it's striking the US again - and it may increase your risk of a heart attack, getting sick, having a car accident, and even slash your productivity at work. Here's how to prepare yourself...

Overtreatment of Diabetes Now Causing Environmental Destruction

Diabetes Treatment

March 4, 2015

More than 60 million prescriptions for this drug were dispensed in the US in 2013, and now it's being detected in this body of water at up to 40 parts per billion. It's harming fish and threatening the health of those who use this water for drinking and bathing.

Don't Be Fooled by "Healthier" Candy Bars

Chocolate Candy Bars

March 4, 2015

One candy giant is removing artificial flavors and colors from their US products... but are these candy bars really any better for your health?