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Medical News Today: CDC: life expectancy in the US reaches record high

Wed, 10/08/2014 - 07:00
Life expectancy in the US is at its highest since records began, according to a new report from the CDC. The authors say the increase is due to declines in major causes of death.

Medical News Today: 'Eating disorders could start as early as elementary school'

Wed, 10/08/2014 - 07:00
Children between the ages of 8-12 who are difficult eaters could have underlying psychological issues, say researchers who note that eating disorders may surface before puberty.

Medical News Today: Beyond tooth decay: why good dental hygiene is important

Wed, 10/08/2014 - 07:00
We look at some less well-known and serious conditions that have been linked to poor dental hygiene in recent years: Alzheimer's disease, pancreatic cancer and heart disease.

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