A recent study shows what may be a major risk factor for those suffering from diabetes.
A recent study shows that frequent Facebook use among young women may increase the risk of eating disorders.
A baby that was treated for HIV within a few hours of birth is now free of the virus nearly a year later, according to health officials. The approach used to help the child mirrored that taken for a Mississippi baby who has been taken off a 21-month treatment with no detectable signs of the virus a...
A study claims that inadequate sleep in obese adolescents determines the risk of chronic diseases.
Restless leg syndrome, a sleep disorder, could be a sign of a potentially bigger underlying health issue.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released reports on the leading causes for death and found that Alzheimer's killed 84,000 people in 2011, ranking it sixth.
It might seem strange, but a recent study suggests that an ingredient found in beer could potentially help prevent cavities and gum disease.
A recent study examines the benefits of raising a bilingual child, showing that learning two languages early on could help them be more open-minded.
Facebook is an online social networking service that is used by over 800 million people worldwide. Now, researchers have found that frequent use of this website can affect one's health.
Many people get their stool examined when they’re not feeling well or are experiencing symptoms. By taking routine and closer looks at your excrement (though not too close) you can find out information that could help you to improve everyday health.
A total of 17% of children and adolescents across the United States are affected by obesity, tripling the rate from a generation ago. Now, though, researchers have discovered that gambling could help lower these rates.
Craig Venter has teamed up with stem cell pioneer Dr Robert Hariri and X Prize Foundation founder Dr Peter Diamandis to form Human Longevity Inc, a company that will use both genomics and stem cell therapies to find treatments that allow aging adults to stay healthy and functional for as long as pos...