The risk of accidental death from an opioid overdose has surpassed the risk of dying in a car crash for the first time, according the National Safely Council.
Ann Campanella’s dual struggle with miscarriage and caring for her mother with Alzheimer's led her to write a book and later to become an advocate for authors like her.
Worldwide, more than 4 million people die within 30 days after surgery each year, while HIV, tuberculosis, and malaria cause nearly 3 million deaths per year.
In a trend that’s continued for more than 30 years, U.S. veterinarians — especially female vets — are at higher risk for suicide than the general population.
Someone you love has metastatic breast cancer, and it's time to say goodbye. Follow this advice for working through your emotions and being there at the end.
Part of the report, Health, United States, 2017, includes a feature that focuses on mortality in America, examining when, why, and where people are dying.
Dr. Gail Gross, Ph.D., doctor of education and nationally recognized family, child development, and human behavior expert, author, and educator talks about how to deal with the grief and massive life changes after losing a parent.
A mix of emotions is common for caregivers when caregiving responsibilities are over. Here are some coping strategies.
How to deal with mixed feelings of guilt, sadness, loss and even joy when losing a loved one after a battle with an illness.
Many people think metastatic breast cancer is a death sentence, but more women are living longer despite this serious diagnosis.