Health

Exposed to Opioids in College

Many college students are affected by opioids even if they don't take them. A new survey reveals one in five students said they know someone who is addicted…

Risks of Binge Drinking

In Your Health Minute, Many college students are affected by opioids even if they don't take them. A new survey reveals one in five students said they know someone who is addicted to pain medication. And nearly a third said…

Teen Sexual Habits and HPV Shots

In Your Health Minute, Requiring teens to get the HPV vaccine does not appear to affect their sexual behaviors. A new…

Boxers or Briefs? Men's Undies May Impact Fertility

(CNN) - Boxers or briefs? That decision could be more important that you think. It's at the heart of a new study published Wednesday in the journal "Human Reproduction." The study found that men who prefer loose-fitting boxers have…

Study: Inducing Labor at 39 Weeks Avoids C-Section?

(CNN) - A new study suggests that inducing labor 39 weeks into a pregnancy may be good for mother and baby. The study, published in the New England Journal of Medicine, says women who had elective induced labor at…

Study: Teens Who Vape More Likely To Smoke Pot

(CNN) - Teens who use e-cigarettes and hookahs are more likely to use marijuana later. That's according to a study published Monday in the journal Pediatrics. Researchers from the University of Pennsylvania and the University of Southern California surveyed…

Overweight and Pregnant

In Your Health Minute, A small new study reveals obesity may cause heart complications during pregnancy. Researchers tracked 11 obese expectant mothers under the age of 35. As early…

CDC: Don't Wash or Reuse Condoms

(CNN) - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention tweeted a warning to the sexually active public Don't wash or reuse condoms. It says that people actually do it. The organization urges men and women to use fresh protection…