Browsing: Health

What’s In Your Fast Food Wrapper?

It’s no secret that fast food isn’t healthy, but could the wrapper that holds your greasy sandwich together also pose a threat to your health? A new study revealed that some harmful substances, called perfluorinated chemicals


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Medicare patient deaths shortly after leaving the ER raise questions about rural hospitals

A new study on Medicare patients dying soon after emergency department discharges raises questions about staffing and treatment at rural hospitals and other providers who are under pressure to reduce health care costs. More than 10,000


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Can Salmonella Destroy Brain Cancer?

Salmonella is typically associated with nothing better than severe digestive troubles, but in Discovery News’ new video, host Trace Dominguez explains how the bacteria could be modified to fight a type of aggressive brain cancer called


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