The United States Preventive Services Task Force has recently issued new guidelines for overweight adults with an increased risk of developing heart conditions. Health officials recommend that they receive preventive care as well as counseling on diet and exercise.
Bullying continues to be a problem in many schools across the United States.
It turns out that exposure to toxins could impact children generations later. Scientists have discovered that female rates whose great grandparents were exposed to vinclozolin became far more vulnerable to stress.
Could there be a way to protect individuals against food allergies? Scientists have found that the presence of Clostridia, a common class of gut bacteria, protects against allergies in mice. The findings could open the way to preventing food allergies in humans.
Researchers have found that an exercise component of the popular Nintendo Wii video game could help some patients to live a more normal life. By rewiring brain function, MS patients were able to build up strength by simply playing the video game.
Scientists have found that the more often that couples smoked marijuana, the less likely they were to engage in domestic violence.
It turns out that the secret to super speeds lies in the distinct limb dynamics that sprinters use to elevate ground forces upon foot-ground impact.
Researchers have found that black carbon, one of the major climate pollutants, ups the risk of cardiovascular disease among women.
Researchers noticed that people with cognitive impairment are at a higher risk of having a stroke as compared to those with normal cognitive functions.
Recent findings have revealed that taking a daily amount of aspirin could help prevent venous thromboembolism (VTE) in some individuals--a condition in which blood clots break off and travel to the lungs, blocking the arteries.
Of course we know that exercise is essential for our physical well-being. But did you know cardiovascular exercise can also keep the brain sharp as we age?