Current Health News

March 24, 2016 - Issue 3505


How Chronic Stress Promotes Spread of Cancer, and What You Can Do About It

How Chronic Stress Promotes Spread of Cancer, and What You Can Do About It

March 24, 2016

This 1908 book written by a cancer physician is still highly relevant today. In it, the author names the top cause of cancer, and guess what it is? Now a number of studies have confirmed this link. Here are a dozen-plus ways of slashing this deadly risk factor.

Increasing Concern Over Antidepressant Overprescription

Antidepressant Prescription

March 24, 2016

Rates of antidepressants have increased significantly among the youth, even after the U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued a warning over the risk of suicidal behaviors associated with their use. Meanwhile, more people are dying from overdosing on anxiety drugs.