Researchers at Lund University have found that obese teens generally have improved physical and mental health after undergoing gastric bypass surgery.
New findings published in BMC Medicine reveal that black men in England are more likely to be diagnosed with prostate cancer. The findings also revealed that they are more likely to die from the health issue as well.
A survey from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) shows that anywhere from 8 to 19 percent of women have reported having frequent postpartum depressive symptoms, ranging from low or sad mood, loss of interest in fun activities, changes in eating, sleeping or overall energy, problems...
New findings published in the European Journal of Applied Physiology show that "hard" bi-weekly physical training may help some patients with arthritis lessen pain from inflammation, and even a small drop in body mass index (BMI).
New findings published in the journal Neuron examine certain brain chemicals involved with wakefulness.
Previous studies have shown that yawning can be contagious. But did you know that the same can be true for rudeness?
New findings to be featured at the 2015 AACC Annual Meeting & Clinical Lab Expo will involve a novel fingerprick test that could help expand access to basic medical testing in the developing world. As clinical laboratory tests play a crucial role in making sure patients get appropriate care, there a...
Mom's high-fat diet could actually change a newborn's heart. Scientists have found that baby rats whose mothers were fed a high-fat diet had larger than normal hearts with fewer taste receptors for bitter flavors.
New findings published in the journal Nature Communications reveal that intestinal microbiota may play a role in inducing anxiety and depression.
New findings published in the Journal of Experimental Psychology: General reveal that some hormones raging throughout our bodies may be responsible for unethical behavior.
Could vaccines cause more virulent viruses? Researchers have conducted experiments with the herpesvirus that causes Marek's disease in poultry and have found that some vaccines could allow more-virulent versions of a virus to survive.