- Greek financial crisis tied to worsening health Updated: Feb-20-14 7:09 pm
- Study disputes value of routine mammograms Updated: Feb-12-14 4:41 pm
- Men, women often ignore signs of heart disease Updated: Feb-09-14 3:56 pm
LONDON - Researchers say they have found new evidence that Greece's financial crisis is taking a toll on the health of its citizens, including rising rates of HIV, tuberculosis, depression and even infant deaths.
A Canadian study that many experts say has major flaws has revived debate about the value of mammograms. The research suggests that these screening X-rays do not lower the risk of dying of breast cancer while finding many tumors that do not need treatment.
MONTGOMERY, Alabama - The No. 1 killer of men and women is typically the No. 1 thing they ignore.