Current Health News

August 16, 2017 - Issue 4017


One-Third of American Adults Prescribed Opioids Each Year, and Opioid Deaths Now Leading Cause of Death for People Under 50

One-Third of American Adults Prescribed Opioids Each Year, and Opioid Deaths Now Leading Cause of Death for People Under 50

August 16, 2017

In fact, more than one-third were prescribed one of these in 2015 - despite the fact they're known to kill more people than gun homicides and car crashes combined. Unless absolutely necessary, don't touch one with a 10-foot pole.

Natural Remedies for the Prevention of Dry Eyes

dry eye remedies

August 16, 2017

In a society that spends hours each day in front of electronic screens, the number of people who suffer from dry eye is rising. However, with a few simple changes, you may prevent this painful condition or help significantly reduce your symptoms.

Fashion Waste Poised to Become Environmental Crisis

fashion waste

August 16, 2017

You may not guess that one of the biggest contributors to landfill and ocean pollution comes from the fashion industry. The clothes you purchase and the way you care for them have a direct impact on the amount of plastic in the oceans and toxic chemicals in landfills. I'll give you strategies that make a difference.