Statistics show that approximately 14.8 million American adults suffer from a major depressive disorder.
Young men who frequently binge drink are at a high risk of developing hypertension, according to recent findings presented at the ASN Kidney Week 2014 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia.
Is it possible to walk after dealing with a spinal injury? Scientists say yes, following a groundbreaking cell transplant surgery that helped Darek Fidyka, 40, regain this ability.
Doctor's appointments, insurance and the likes can all get quite costly overtime. In today's society, many of us are reluctant to go to the doctor for that very reason-and this includes regular checkups.
Latina women may be at a lower risk of breast cancer, according to recent findings published in the journal Nature Communications.
Scientists have made a breakthrough when it comes to hearing restoration. They've managed to restore the hearing of mice partially deafened by noise, using tools to boost the production of a key protein in their ears.
There's been a lot of debate over video games in the past. Yet it seems as if there is, at least, one benefit when it comes to playing action video games; it turns out that these games can bolster sensorimotor skills.
The way we walk can be affected by our mood. Now, researchers found that the opposite is also true; you can imitate a happy or sad way of walking to impact your mood.
You might think that Roman gladiators subsisted on a diet of mea-t-but you'd be wrong. New findings reveal that these ancient fighters ate a mostly vegetarian diet and actually drank ashes after training as a tonic.
The Teal Pumpkin Project has begun to help ensure that youngsters with food allergies have a fun and safe Halloween. Started by FARE (Food Allergy Research & Education), researchers are encouraging parents to place a teal-colored pumpkin outside the doorstep of their home as a sign that they're prov...
Head trauma can dramatically affect the body even after time "heals" physical wounds. Recent findings published in the journal Acta Neuropathological Communications reveal that the body's immune system actually worsens following a head injury. Furthermore, researchers at Texas A&M found that more br...
Some studies suggest that cow's milk may not be good for the human body. Furthermore certain allergies or even lactose intolerance can prevent children from consuming this drink all together. Yet recent findings published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal reveal that this can increase the ...