Less Americans are getting screened for cancer.

It’s a well-known fact that routine checks for breast, prostate, cervical and colon cancer save lives. Despite all the facts about the importance of early detection, fewer Americans are getting screened for cancer.   According to the new U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention study, the number of Americans getting recommended cancer screening remains below target levels. This is…

If you’re a big coffee drinker, you may live longer.

Research shows that drinking coffee could boost your chances of a longer life. Coffee drinkers were found to have a slightly lower risk of death over a 10-year follow-up period than non-coffee drinkers. Even for those who consume as many as eight cups a day may still be getting good benefits.  The study of around half-a-million British adults, found that apparent longevity come along with other health benefits…