Head trauma can dramatically affect the body even after time "heals" physical wounds. Recent findings published in the journal Acta Neuropathological Communications reveal that the body's immune system actually worsens following a head injury. Furthermore, researchers at Texas A&M found that more br...
Some studies suggest that cow's milk may not be good for the human body. Furthermore certain allergies or even lactose intolerance can prevent children from consuming this drink all together. Yet recent findings published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal reveal that this can increase the ...
Drinking soda tastes great, but it certainly isn't the healthiest choice. And recent findings published in the American Journal of Public Health reveal that besides increase the risk of obesity and other related health issues, in can also increase the risk of aging.
Recent findings conducted by researchers at the Nationwide Children's Hospital calculated that in children younger than six-years-old, parents or caregivers may produce a medication error for one child every eight minutes.
It's unfortunately true. Most of us prefer junk food over healthier food choices, but is it simply because they taste better?
When it comes to sexual preference, our culture idealizes feminine women and masculine men. Yet a new study shows that that instead of a long process of social and sexual selection, this preference may be a relatively new habit that has emerged in modern, urbanized societies.
Researchers at the Imperial College London may have discovered a solution to chronic diarrhea-what's otherwise referred to as bile acid diarrhea (BAD) and oftentimes mistaken for irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) by many doctors throughout the world. As statistics show that about one in 100 adults in w...
Infection of the herpes simplex virus may increase the risk of Alzheimer's disease, according to a recent study conducted by researchers at Umea University.
Scientists have found that newborns of mothers who smoke cigarettes during pregnancy show lower levels of stress hormones, lowered stress response and alterations in DNA for a gene that regulates passage of stress hormones from mother to fetus.
Blind cave fish may just shed some light on eye disease and other human health issues. Scientists have examined these tiny eyeless fish and have found clues about the underpinnings of degenerative eyes disease and other issues.
Our birth month may ultimately determine if we're more likely to be at risk for certain mood disorders, according to findings that will be presented at the European College of CNP Congress in Berlin.