In a study conducted by Brigham Young University sociology professors Ben Gibbs and Renata Forste noticed a strong association between obesity at 24 months of age and infant feeding.
Kids living in a traditional two parent married household are at a lower risk of becoming obese when compared to those living with cohabiting parents.
According to a study conducted by David Goltzman, MD, of McGill University in Montreal, Canada, taking a calcium supplement of up to 1,000 mg per day helps women live longer.
Medical implants and devices can be life saving or health restoring, but our body doesn't automatically know that and sometimes rejects these foreign objects, a natural response with problematic consequences. As usual, our body can be tricked.
For the first time, physicists from the Max Planck Institute for Extraterrestrial Physics (MPE), biologists and physicians demonstrated the synergistic effect of cold atmospheric plasma - a partly ionized gas - and chemo therapy on aggressive brain tumour cells.
What's home to a bunch of fungi? Your feet, that's what!
What are the other benefits of being beautiful, besides being fawned over and adored?
A new study shows the importance of milk consumption during pregnancy to improve iodine intake.
A deadly respiratory illness struck Alabama.
ETEC is the leading illness among international travelers in developing countries.
The brain can look like a chaotic place if you don't know what you're seeing. Now, researchers have created a new model--or map--of the brain that explains this apparently chaotic activity.
People with what is now known as hoarding disorder hang on to items, because they fear they will need them at some point in the future. They may also feel excessively attached to, or overvalue the worth of, these possessions.