A recent study takes an in-depth look into identifying comatose patients who may carry a potential for recovery.
Per a report that will be published today by the National Health Care Surveys (NHCS), nearly 18% of Americans took herbal supplements in 2012, making them the most common form of complementary medicine in the U.S. besides vitamins.
Ever wonder why some foods are more appealing than others? Of course, some of us just may never like broccoli, but others might love watermelon. Our taste buds tell a story about what foods we'll typically be most fond of. Yet a recent study shows how the shape, texture and coloring of different pro...
Marijuana is no longer a taboo topic. Twenty U.S. states have now legalized the drug for medicinal purposes, while both Colorado and Washington have also legalized it for recreational uses, as well. As it's estimated that around 18.9 million people recently used the drug, according to an analysis b...
During menopause, it is common for a majority of women to experience prolonged, heavy and flooding periods, according to a new finding.
A latest study provides further evidence into the strong association between deficiency of vitamin D and cognitive decline among older adults.
GlaxoSmithKline's Tanzeum received a green signal from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to treat adults with type 2 diabetes.
The position couples sleep in says a lot about their romantic relationships, according to a new finding.
A study has shown that the risk of serious birth complications such as stillbirth and infant death was elevated among women with higher BMI.
A recent study shows that herbal remedies may be more helpful at treating rheumatoid arthritis than common drugs used to treat inflammation associated with the health issue.
Though previous studies have shown that concussions can hinder cognitive function, recent research shows that they can also increase suicidal tendencies in teens.
In 2007 the New York City Health Department was the first to release an official branded condom. The NYC Condom was distributed throughout the five boroughs for free in order to prevent sexually transmitted infections.