Health Jun 14

Suicide rates among U.S. women climbed steadily over the past decade and peaked among women age 45 to 64, according to new government data. Photo by Adobe Stock Images
Suicide rate rising fastest among women, CDC says

Nearly 45,000 people died as a result of suicide in 2016, up 30 percent from the number of deaths by suicide in 2000, the CDC reported. This latest study explores suicide prevalence across demographics, including gender and age.

Health May 23

People relax at the public swimming pool of Schoenbrunner Bad on a sunny spring day in Vienna, Austria April 22, 2018. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger - RC1B4D4EE7D0
What’s really in public swimming pools?

Eight people died and more than 27,200 people became ill from swimming in contaminated water between 2000 and 2014 , the CDC said in a recent report. Here's what you should know.

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