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Opioid Crisis Fast Facts | CNN

CNN  —  Here’s a look at the opioid crisis. Experts say the United States is in the throes of an opioid epidemic. An estimated 8.9 million Americans aged 12 and…

Theragun review: Which one is right for you?

CNN  —  If you’re one of those people now working out at home more than ever before, you probably think you already have all the workout gear you need. You…

A doctor known for assessing Covid risk fell ill with the virus. Here’s what he wants you to know

CNN  —  A doctor known for advising people on the risks of Covid-19 got a double surprise: He got Covid, and he wound up needing stitches because of it. Dr.…

Syphilis outbreak: Diasease rises 128% among women in Houston since 2019

CNN  —  The Houston Health Department has reported a syphilis outbreak, with an increase of 128% among women in the city, and a ninefold increase in congenital cases in Houston…

Best workout clothes for women

CNN  —  The increasing popularity of stylish, trendy athletic wear has made über-comfortable clothing something that’s not just for the gym. It’s infiltrated all corners of culture, from high fashion…

Coffee isn’t good for kids, but some parents allow it anyway

CNN  —  We have become a coffee-crazed culture. Yet with all the studies coming out on how a cup of joe can reduce the risk for diabetes, heart disease, stroke,…

Desperate for heart surgery for their baby, a family feels the effects of pediatric hospital shortages

CNN  —  Even before their daughter was born in June, Aaron and Helen Chavez knew she would need heart surgery. Doctors expected her to have an operation around 6 months…

Experimental therapy gantenerumab fails to slow or improve Alzheimer’s memory loss in clinical trials

CNN  —  An experimental treatment, gantenerumab, failed to help people at high risk of memory loss from Alzheimer’s or those who were in the early phases of the disease, the…

Rate of babies born preterm in US climbs to 10.5%, March of Dimes report says

CNN  —  The rate of premature birth in the United States is climbing, according to the infant and maternal health nonprofit March of Dimes. On Tuesday, the organization released its…

Oldest known bat fossils discovered in Wyoming are a previously unknown species

Sign up for CNN’s Wonder Theory science newsletter. Explore the universe with news on fascinating discoveries, scientific advancements and more. CNN  —  Two 52 million-year-old bat skeletons discovered in an…