After an Arizona man died from COVID-19, his family blamed the 'carelessness of politicians' in his obituary
Mark Anthony Urquiza, of Phoenix, Arizona, died on June 30 from complications due to COVID-19. He was 65.
South Africa's 9 million smokers were faced with cold turkey when the government banned cigarette sales in March as a coronavirus measure. Now Big Tobacco is fighting back.
Cigarettes have become the top illicit drug, more profitable than cocaine and heroin, analysts told AP.
I woke up from a coma with memory gaps for the last 30 years. Here's how I pieced my life back together.
Writer Todd Wasserman describes his journey to remember his life after a cardiac arrest wiped his memory.
A patient in their 30s has reportedly died after attending a 'COVID party' in Texas and thinking coronavirus was a 'hoax'
According to the hospital's chief medical officer, the patient told their nurse, "I think I made a mistake. I thought this was a hoax, but it's not."
Bill Nye posted a TikTok showing how a face mask — and not a knit scarf — can slow the spread of the coronavirus
Bill Nye said that mask-wearing "is literally a matter of life or death" and showed how a homemade face mask effectively "blocks the movement of air."
An Etsy representative told Insider that it's working to "actively review and remove items that violate" its policies.
Insomnia is a common sleep condition that can be effectively treated by improving sleep habits, making lifestyle changes, and trying sleep therapy.
Want better sleep? Here's what you should eat, the best sleeping positions, how to optimize your bedroom, and more tips for better quality ZZZs.
To check your blood sugar levels at home, you can use a glucose meter or a continuous glucose monitor. Here's what you should know about both devices.
Jada Pinkett Smith said codependency made her want to 'just help heal' August Alsina during their relationship
Jada Pinkett Smith opened up about working through her codependency issues and healing through her relationship with August Alsina.
Many prescription delivery services ship medications right to your door, making it easy to refill prescriptions without commuting to a pharmacy.
I've never been able to orgasm during partnered sex, and I'm afraid it'll ruin my relationship. What do I do?
Therapist Rachel Wright said understanding why your guard is up and practicing vulnerability will help orgasm in front of your partner.
A nebulizer is a machine that turns liquid medication into an inhalable mist and is used for people with respiratory conditions.
If you have diabetes or may be at risk, it's important to make sure your blood sugar levels are healthy and normal. Here's what you should know.
Bloating can occur for a number of reasons including food intolerance, swallowing air, and consuming artificial sweeteners.
Online therapy helps with everything from inclusive mental health treatment and partner counseling to support for teens. Here are the best available.
Insider spoke to Dr. Rachel Hoffman, head of therapy at Real, about three signs it's time to end a friendship and how to approach the conversation.
My Black son who has autism is 'different' like Elijah McClain was. It makes me fear for his life more than I already did.
Sharisse Tracey worries for her three Black sons, but is most concerned about her child who has autism since his behavior can be unpredictable.
There is a strong genetic component to asthma, but you can still develop asthma even if you are not genetically predisposed to it.
Finding clothes for the summertime can be a nightmare for transmasculine people. Here are five tips to help you keep cool and affirmed in your gender.
Photos show what it's like inside a Houston hospital right now, where coronavirus cases are skyrocketing and ICUs are nearly full
Houston has become one of the worst hit cities in Texas, and authorities predicts hospitals will be overwhelmed in the coming days.
A woman who overdosed on enough caffeine powder to make 56 cups of coffee was hospitalized for a week, and doctors say her birth control didn't help
Highly concentrated caffeine supplements can cause serious or even fatal side effects; dangerous amounts of caffeine are cheap and widely available.
The 41-year-old told his wife he'd had sex with other men, and then started touching hospital staff and asking inappropriate questions.
As the world gets hotter, this dangerous heat-loving single-celled organism may be found in places further north.
Amanda Kloots is sharing videos with followers about how she's keeping Nick Cordero's memory alive for their son
In an emotional letter, Kloots told her son to "look for lessons" and "find the beauty" in tough situations.
As some lockdown orders lift, people are reporting awkward interactions in the "real world." Experts say your social skills probably didn't decline.
A woman in Tokyo went to the hospital complaining she'd had a sore throat after eating sashimi. Doctors found a black worm inside her tonsil.
CDC: Teen birth rates are dropping in most US states, as sex rates decline and contraception use increases
According to the CDC's National Vital Statistics Reports, teen birth rates are on the decline, with 38 states reporting decreases in teen births.
The intense workouts that actors like Charlize Theron and Michael B. Jordan do to pull off their own stunts
A-list stars go through a lot of work behind the scenes to be able to pull off amazing stunts. Here's how they do it, according to their trainers.
While there's no antibiotics you can take to treat mono, there are a few effective treatment methods to help you through it.
You may get mono by contracting the Epstein-Barr virus. It spreads through saliva, like when you're kissing someone or sharing food or utensils.
We pulled together four tips to help you enjoy summer day drinking without getting a pounding headache.
To soothe an aching stomach use these home remedies like ginger, peppermint, apple cider vinegar, and more.
Amy Schumer says she resents how much pregnant women have to 'suck it the f--k up and act like everything is fine'
In her HBO docuseries, "Expecting Amy," Amy Schumer details the trials she endured while pregnant with her son, Gene.
Don't pick a peeling sunburn. Instead, try these moisturizing and pain-relief methods to help heal your shedding skin.
Probiotics could help with mental health, but experts say you shouldn't rush to stock up on yogurt and supplements
Studies show beneficial microbes in probiotics may help with health issues like depression. Experts say we need more research to use them properly.
On June 19, the FDA began warning consumers of hand sanitizers laced with methanol, a potentially deadly chemical.
An app is matching Black people with therapists of color because nearly 90% of America's therapists are white
Eric Coly, the Senegalese developer behind Ayana, said he had never struggled to find a therapist he identified with until he reached the US.
A Christian summer camp in Missouri had to shut down after 82 kids and employees tested positive for COVID-19
Kamp Kanukuk, in Lampe, Missouri, shut down last week after a COVID-19 outbreak in its camp for teenagers.
The authors of a study downplaying racism in police killings called their findings 'careless,' and retracted the paper
Study authors Joseph Cesario and David Johnson said they wished they'd been more careful after people used their research out of context.
Most people should wash their face once in the morning and once in the evening. Here is the right way to wash and the best cleanser ingredients.
How much sleep you need each night and warning signs that you're not getting enough, according to neuroscientists
Take our quiz to help determine if you're getting enough sleep. If you are sleep deprived some we have some tips that may help.
Psychologists warn that outsized social media fame may pose longterm problems for the teen influencers who have become celebrities online.
Kim Kardashian has advocated for Planned Parenthood and vaccines, despite Kanye West's pro-life, anti-vaxx campaign
In a 2017 episode of "Keeping Up with the Kardashians," Kim and her sisters went to Planned Parenthood to learn more about the services it provides.
Netflix's recent documentary "Disclosure" dives into the dangerous myths film and television have spread about transgender people.
Electric bikes are a popular trend in the cycling world and they're a great option for city commutes or weekend strolls. Here are the best e-bikes.
Fruit can be a safe part of any healthy diet for diabetes, but you need to know which fruits are best, and how much to eat.
Is diabetes genetic? Both type 1 and type 2 are influenced by family history — here's how to know your risk
Both type 1 and type 2 diabetes have genetic components, and if a family member has diabetes, there's a higher chance you may develop it.
Multi-day fasting isn't worth downsides like hunger and loss of muscle mass, according to a nutritionist
Strict fasting has some longevity benefits, but a nutritionist says exercise, coffee, and sun are better ways to a long healthy life.
Charlize Theron was injured so badly on the set of 'The Old Guard' that she had 3 surgeries after filming ended
Fight coordinator Danny Hernandez said he compares Theron to only Keanu Reeves when it comes to stars who are completely dedicated to their stunts.