It's no secret that obesity in America has risen to alarming heights, with some states nearly doubling the rate of adult obesity in the early '90s and 2000s. With such direct links to a number of serious, long-term health issues, the search for major solutions to this problem has been a top priority in recent years.

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 Have you ever noticed that when someone gets sick in your office, the bug tends to spread around quickly, often affecting a large percentage of your co-workers and perhaps even yourself? That's because, as a new study illustrates, the workplace can be a breeding ground for viruses, with the most prominent culprits being...

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 By now, you have surely seen (or perhaps even participated in) the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. This phenomenon is sweeping the nation, with videos popping up featuring high-profile celebrities, athletes, politicians and undoubtedly several people on your Facebook feed. Incredibly, I've seen a number of people actually complaining...

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  Are they a critical step in the ongoing movement to banish cigarettes from society, or are they simply a gateway to the real deal, and a loophole allowing people to smoke in public places? The debate over e-cigarettes rages on.

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 A few months ago, during Men's Health Week here on Wellki, we reviewed five tests that every man should have. One of those is a colon cancer screening, which is recommended every five years for men over 50. And here's some good news: a new solution might make getting this test a WHOLE lot easier.

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