Many mental health issues often have genetic links. However, pinpointing the source of the problem isn't always so easy.
A rare blue-colored red king crab was pulled from the deep waters of Norton Sound, Alaska.
The risk of inflammation, a chronic over activation of parts of the immune system that is important for long-term health, in children from low-income families can be reduced by teaching poor parents good parenting and life skills.
A new study found that those who consume high-fat foods in a regular basis may lose their sense of smell.
Probiotics, otherwise known as "healthy" gut bacteria that's commonly found in yogurt and other dietary supplements, could help to lower the risk of high blood pressure.
Parents are more likely to see their child/children through rose-colored glasses. However, for those with children who are obese or overweight, this can pose a serious risk to their future health.
When it comes to healthcare, many Americans may be a bit unfamiliar with what the best options actually look like.
Baby-like characteristics make both people and animals look cuter, but what do actual babies think of these traits?
The severity of a disease is often not determined by the virus itself. More so, the outcome will result from the strength of the immune system's response. Turning down that response rather than attacking the virus could help to reduce the severity of certain health issues, according to a recent stud...
The "twinning effect"--a language phenomenon that can disadvantage some twins as opposed to their single-born counterparts--can result in developmental delays. However, a recent study published in the Journal of Speech, Language and Hearing Research found that the issue was more common among identic...
How does life affect our DNA? Understanding exactly how living life and how environmental factors impact the genes we inherit from our parents is an important part of predicting what traits will develop.