A team of researchers stated that social networking programs that are designed to battle weight loss, play a significant role in the global fight against obesity.
A new study reveals that the chances of a child developing asthma increases if the father used to smoke prior to conception.
A team of researchers has recently discovered that the temperature of exhaled breath can help diagnose lung cancer in its early stages.
Previous studies have shown that educated individuals are less likely to abuse drugs and alcohol. Recent findings published in the journal Social Work in Public Health also show that children with two college-educated parents are less likely to drink alcohol or smoke marijuana during their teenage y...
Sleep apnea can carry dangerous health consequences if not properly treated. Now, researchers at the National Healthy Sleep Awareness Project have found that in more severe cases, brain damage can occur. However, the good news is that most of the time, it is reversible.
The company has announced a second patient suffering from chronic heart failure who was successfully fitted for the device while two more patients are currently undergoing clinical trials.
Sitting around a little too much? A recent study conducted by researchers at Indiana University has found that a five-minute walk could help to reverse the potential damage of sitting for up to three hours or more. Prolonged sitting can increase the risk of issues with leg arteries and poor posture ...
There's no doubt that the exotic and sensual movements of belly-dancing exercise can make a woman feel sexy. Yet recent findings examined on this torso-driven form of dance helps many women feel more open and comfortable about their bodies and their sexuality
A new cancer drug was found safe for cancer patients, according to the results of a phase I clinical trial about a new drug targeting mitochondrial function in human cancer cells. Researchers at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center have discovered that this could be the first drug to inhibit mitochond...
A latest study shows that short walks help reverse the negative effects of prolonged sitting on leg arteries.
Scientists have taken the first steps when it comes to creating artificial cells. They've successfully implemented a minimalistic model of the cell that can change its shape and move on its own.