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A Common Drug Causes Liver Failure

Acetaminophen is a common pain reliever found in every pharmacy. However, it is also the No. 1 cause of acute liver failure in the United States. In the liver, acetaminophen is converted into a new compound that covalently binds to proteins at an amino acid called cysteine.

An Insight Into The Popular Keto Diet

As Silicon Valley trendsetters, famous actors, and online health sites tout the low-carbohydrate, high-fat ketogenic, or "keto," diet, scientists are working to study it from how it impacts inflammation in the brain to its effects on weight and heart health, as well as any other potential health risks.