Premature birth can increase a child's risk for certain health issues; this may include a host of physical ailments along with potential cognitive problems. Now, recent findings published in the Journal of Pediatrics further examine how despite the time of birth, many children can catch up mentally ...
Dealing with a bad day? Many of us who've experienced the heartache of a break-up, lost job or the passing of a loved one know exactly what it's like to feel that sinking in our stomach that accompanies unpleasant news. We might even use the word "depressed" to describe our mood. Yet depression is c...
Recent findings presented at the American Psychological Association's 122nd Annual Convention found that many of these crashes are connected to parental interaction.
As overall lung cancer rates continue to fall, research from the U.S. National Cancer Institute (NCI) shows that some subtypes of lung cancer are increasing.
Researchers have found that the impact of major cardiovascular risk factors combined is higher in women than in men and in blacks than in whites.
Premature babies kept in neonatal intensive care units have reduced risk of infection when medical staff members wear gloves after washing hands as compared to washing hands alone.
A latest study debunked the association between vitamin D levels in newborns and the risk of developing multiple sclerosis in adulthood.
Researchers have found that exposure-based cognitive behavior therapy via internet is more effective in treating health anxiety than an active psychological treatment with relaxation and stress management.
Researchers at the Queen's University have come up with a novel technique to treat male infertility. Scientists have discovered a new synthetic version of sperm-originated protein called PAWP that helps initiate fertilization process.
U.S. immigration may result in increased smoking in Latino and Asian women, according to recent findings published in the journal Social Science and Medicine.
Worms might seem creepy, crawly and down-right disgusting, but did you know they can also help to fight some autoimmune diseases? A molecule in parasitic worms may even be able to effectively treat certain types of illnesses, including multiple sclerosis (MS), psoriasis, rheumatoid arthritis and lup...