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Women with a medical history of breast or ovarian cancer often fail to test for inherited genetic changes

Women with a medical history of breast or ovarian cancer often fail to test for inherited genetic changes

Study: More than 80% of women at risk for breast, ovarian cancer have not taken simple genetic test

Study: More than 80% of women at risk for breast, ovarian cancer have not taken simple genetic test

Sedentary time linked to increased risk of death for frail, inactive older adults

Sedentary time linked to increased risk of death for frail, inactive older adults

Lowering nicotine levels, use of e-cigarettes and raising cigarette prices associated with smoking cessation

Lowering nicotine levels, use of e-cigarettes and raising cigarette prices associated with smoking cessation

Older smokers more likely to quit with increase in cigarette prices, study finds

Older smokers more likely to quit with increase in cigarette prices, study finds

UH gets $3.3 million funding from Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas

UH gets $3.3 million funding from Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas

New Global Burden of Disease study estimates vast impact of asthma and COPD

New Global Burden of Disease study estimates vast impact of asthma and COPD

Study identifies link between e-cigarette and tobacco use in school children

Study identifies link between e-cigarette and tobacco use in school children

New study finds way to improve health, lower costs among Medicaid, uninsured patients

New study finds way to improve health, lower costs among Medicaid, uninsured patients

Smoking increases risk of developing frailty in older adults

Smoking increases risk of developing frailty in older adults

‘Design thinking’ could help address public health challenges

‘Design thinking’ could help address public health challenges

Smoking linked to increased risk of aneurysm recurrence after endovascular treatment

Smoking linked to increased risk of aneurysm recurrence after endovascular treatment

Study finds link between elemental sulfur use and respiratory problems in farmworkers' children

Study finds link between elemental sulfur use and respiratory problems in farmworkers' children

Frequent e-cigarette use may play vital role in smoking cessation

Frequent e-cigarette use may play vital role in smoking cessation

Scientists identify basic biological mechanism that kills neurons in ALS

Scientists identify basic biological mechanism that kills neurons in ALS

A long and winding road: Kicking heroin in an opioid ‘treatment desert’

A long and winding road: Kicking heroin in an opioid ‘treatment desert’

Marijuana use linked with risk of death from hypertension, study says

Marijuana use linked with risk of death from hypertension, study says

Certain occupations may put workers at increased risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis

Certain occupations may put workers at increased risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis

Study suggests possible risk of hypertension mortality from marijuana use

Study suggests possible risk of hypertension mortality from marijuana use

FDA focusses on discouraging e-cigarettes use by kids

FDA focusses on discouraging e-cigarettes use by kids