Teaching your child the right dietary choices can be an important part of transitioning into adulthood. Yet a recent study shows that children who use debit cards for school lunches may be making unhealthier choices than those who use cash.
The work world can be frustrating-and whether you're living your dream at the perfect job or coping to make ends meet, chances are, it may not involve a lot of physical activity. In fact, for many of us, work involves sitting at a desk all day and staring at a computer. Yet a recent report conducted...
Want to live a longer life? Get the right gut bacteria. Scientists have discovered that by altering the symbiotic, or commensal, relationship between bacteria and the absorptive cells lining the intestine, they can increase the lifespan in Drosophila.
Researchers at Boston University School of Medicine revealed that patients with severe sepsis that are admitted at academic medical centers that care for more patients with the same infection, have lower mortality rate than compared to academic medical centers with less number of sepsis patients.
Persistent moderate or severe neck pain is common among car crash victims, according to a study documented in the journal Pain.
The risk of Delirium was low in critically ill patients kept on statin therapy and this may be linked with a lower risk of dementia, according to a latest observational study.
A wave of H7N9 bird flu cases and deaths in China since the start of 2014 shows emerging flu strains need constant surveillance if the world is not to be caught off guard by a deadly pandemic.
A recent report looks at troubles with aging tissues of the eye, and how scientists are working to limit the issues due to visual impairment.
Are you feeling SAD this winter? For some, this could be a sign of Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), or winter depression. This problem is more likely to affect women than men and runs high during dark and cold months of the year.
A recent study suggests that a gluten-free diet may be able to help prevent hip fractures for those with Celiac disease. This autoimmune disorder affects the lining of the small intestine and prevents people from absorbing certain food nutrients. As many may suffer from long-term damage to their int...
A recent study shows that some people suffering from fibromyalgia syndrome (FMS) could find relief by increasing their vitamin D intake.
Researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and colleagues have recently discovered a new drug that may be able to help those suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder and other anxiety issues. The drug, known as histone deacetylase inhibitors (HDACis), carries the ability replace...