Kids love fast food; so much so, that 12 percent are scarfing down hamburgers and pizza daily.
Researchers have taken a closer look at what might be happening to us on a molecular level when we breathe smoggy air.
New findings published in JAMA Psychiatry reveal via the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) that suicide is the 10th leading cause of death in the United States. However, the way manner of death is classified in countries may ultimately determine whether cause of death is reported as s...
Coffee always seems to be in the news these days, with other benefits besides just perking us up in the morning. Yet what about those who just love a good cup of Joe at night?
Previous studies have linked various genetic and potential environmental factors to Alzheimer's disease. Yet did you know that stress could be essentially contribute to the overall health issue?
There's no pumpkin in that pumpkin spice latte, but that doesn't mean that pumpkin itself isn't a superfood. Pumpkin has some surprising health benefits-assuming you're not adding in a ton of sugar.
Green spaces are important for clean air and room to roam freely, particularly when it comes to children. Unlike excessive exposure to urban environments, previous studies show that increased air pollution and little greenery can not only be bad for your lungs and in some cases, increase the risk of...
For the first time, scientists have used sound waves to control brain cells.
Scientists at Duke University have created a map that may unlock the origins of mental illnesses and new insights into the brain.
Researchers have discovered a method of repairing damage to teeth using silica particles.
Children who spend more time outdoors during the day may have a reduced rate of nearsightedness, also known as myopia. The findings are published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA).