It turns out that escargot may have been a daily part of the Paleolithic diet for inhabitants of what is now modern-day Spain.
New information from Consumer Reports warns pregnant women to steer clear of canned tuna. Researchers found that the mercury levels in the product were too high for anyone who is pregnant, breast-feeding or trying to become pregnant.
Drought continues to spread across California. In fact, about 60 percent of the state is experiencing "exceptional drought," which is the U.S. Drought Monitor's most dire classification. Now, NASA scientists are launching a new satellite that could help farmers and water managers worldwide.
Researchers noticed that orb-weaving spiders may grow larger and display an increased ability to reproduce in urban areas.
A new study links high cortisol levels in infants to the socioeconomic status of their mothers during pregnancy.
Teens who engage in pica behavior are known to have significantly reduced levels of iron, a new study reveals.
A team of international researchers have developed a novel online tool that helps health experts to identify patients who are at a risk of developing diabetes.
Teenagers receiving less than six hours of sleep at night are at an increased risk of becoming obese by the time they are 21 years old, a new study reveals.
Older obese women can ward off the risk of irregular heartbeat by adhering to regular physical exercise.
Researchers have found that the rare and potentially fatal "Bubble Boy" disease could in fact be twice as common as once believed, also known as severe combined immunodeficiency (SCID).
A recent report from the National Center for Health Statistics based on 2012 data has found that fewer teens are having children.