Krispy Kreme's "Promotion" for Pharma Promotes Obesity and Disease for Poor and People of Color

Krispy Kreme's "Promotion" for Pharma Promotes Obesity and Disease for Poor and People of Color

By race/ethnicity, the same obesity and education pattern was seen among non-Hispanic White, non-Hispanic Black, and Hispanic women, and also among non-Hispanic White men, although the differences were not all statistically significant.

Springtime Allergies on the Rise

Springtime Allergies on the Rise

The study, which was conducted at the University of Maryland in College Park, found that the prevalence of seasonal allergies appears to be on the rise.1 These results are based on an extensive analysis of springtime start dates around the United States.

Molluscum Contagiosum: Symptoms, Treatment and Prevention

Molluscum Contagiosum: Symptoms, Treatment and Prevention

One such example is the poxvirus, which is a precursor to infections like molluscum contagiosum and monkeypox. 5 Just like the herpes simplex virus (HSV), molluscum contagiosum can spread from one person to another via sexual intercourse, when a person touches the lesions of an infected person.

Early Diabetes Linked to Mental Health Issues

Early Diabetes Linked to Mental Health Issues

The study, which was conducted at the Chinese University of Hong Kong, found that developing type 2 diabetes before the age of 40 may be associated with an increased risk of hospitalization for both physical and mental illness later in life.1 These results are based on an investigation that included more than 400,000 men and women with a diagnosis of type 2 diabetes.