Is your inbox bothering you? Researchers at the University of British Columbia have found that checking it less could help to ease up your psychological stress.
Some may be more successful at quitting smoking than others, according to recent findings published in the journal Neuropsychopharmacology. And a lot of that has to do with the brain.
A new labeling system will help provide doctors and expectant mothers with information on the risks and benefits of certain prescription medications to take during pregnancy and while breast-feeding.
Many people deal with depression, yet few are seeking out help. U.S. health officials reported that almost 8 percent of Americans aged 12 and older were moderately to severely depressed during 2009 to 2012, but only about one-third of them sought professional help.
Children may be exposed to unneeded X-rays, according to findings that were presented in Chicago Wednesday at the annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America.
Scientists have conducted an analysis of data from the MATROSHKA experiment, the first comprehensive measurements of long-term exposure of astronauts to cosmic radiation, and have found that the cosmos may be less hostile to space travelers.
It turns out that the rapid evolution of HIV may actually be slowing its ability to cause AIDS. Scientists have discovered that the same ability that has allowed the virus to develop resistance to patients' natural immunity is also hindering its spread.
Researchers at Harvard Medical School believe that a Mediterranean-style diet could help you live longer.
Late night eating can be fun, but it's better to chomp down on your favorite snacks during the day. A recent study published in the journal Cell Metabolism shows us that eating during the right time is actually just as important as what we eat when it comes to weight gain.
There's no doubt that diabetes can increase the risk of certain weight-related health issues, heart disease and numerous other health conditions. Yet could it also speed up mental decline? A recent study published in the journal Annals of Internal Medicine found that the mind appears to age about fi...
Certain vitamin supplements could help prevent noise-induced hearing loss, according to recent findings published in the journal Cell Metabolism. Researchers at Weill Cornell Medical College and the Gladstone Institutes have found a way to prevent noise-induced hearing loss via a mouse that uses a s...
A new vaccine may show promise for fighting against breast cancer, according to Clinical Cancer Research. The vaccine works by fighting the body's immune system to hone in on a protein called mammaglobin-A that's found almost exclusively in breast tissue. The protein's role in healthy tissue is uncl...