Hydration linked with lower disease risk, study finds

Hydration linked with lower disease risk, study finds

Editor’s Note: Sign up for CNN’s Eat, But Better: Mediterranean Style. Our eight-part guide shows you a delicious expert-backed eating lifestyle that will boost your health for life., CNN , You may know that being adequately hydrated is important for day-to-day bodily functions such as regulating temperature and maintaining skin health. But drinking enough water … Read more

Coronavirus: 2022 ends with looming risk of a new variant, public health experts warn

Coronavirus: 2022 ends with looming risk of a new variant, public health experts warn

CNN , As the world enters a new year, many public health and infectious disease experts predict that monitoring for new coronavirus variants will be an increasingly important part of Covid-19 mitigation efforts – and some are turning their attention to a surge in cases in China. Subvariants of the Omicron coronavirus variant continue to … Read more

TikTok wellness trends: Best and worst of 2022

TikTok wellness trends: Best and worst of 2022

Editor’s Note: Sign up for CNN’s Fitness, But Better newsletter series. Our seven-part guide up will help ease you into a healthy routine, backed by experts. CNN , TikTok can be great for many things, such as recipes, style inspiration, cat videos or comedy relief. But when it comes to wellness trends, following all of … Read more

Mental health-related emergency department visits and revisits are on the rise among children, study finds

Mental health-related emergency department visits and revisits are on the rise among children, study finds

CNN , Emergency department visits and revisits in children’s hospitals that are related to mental health are “increasing rapidly,” a new study suggests. Between 2015 and 2020, mental health visits in pediatric emergency departments increased by 8% annually, with about 13% of those patients revisiting within six months, according to the study published Tuesday in … Read more

China’s top health body stops publishing daily Covid case figures as infections soar

China's top health body stops publishing daily Covid case figures as infections soar

CNN , China’s top health authority has announced that it has stopped publishing daily Covid-19 case numbers, as reports claimed that the true toll of the country’s ongoing outbreak is much worse than the official figures published by authorities. The National Health Commission (NHC) said Sunday that “relevant outbreak information” would instead be published by … Read more