The Guardian – Four in five adults at risk of early death, heart-age test shows

Four out of five adults have hearts that are more damaged than they should be for their age, putting them at greater risk of early death, a major study has shown.

CNN – Flu season is around the corner. Is your family prepared?

It’s time to call your pediatrician. All children should get a flu shot as soon as it becomes available this season, preferably before the end of October, the American Academy of Pediatrics recommends in a policy statement published Monday.

Quartz – Artificial intelligence can estimate an area’s obesity levels by analyzing its buildings

Two researchers from the University of Washington have found a way to estimate a US city’s obesity level without having to look at its inhabitants.

NPR – Insulin’s high cost leads to lethal rationing

The price of insulin in the U.S. has more than doubled since 2012. That has put the life-saving hormone out of reach for some people with diabetes.

Fox News – 11 sickened, 1 dead in New Hampshire Legionnaires’ outbreak

Health officials in New Hampshire have confirmed 12 cases of Legionnaires’ disease, including one fatality, possibly linked to hot tubs at two different hotels.