Researchers at the University of Southamptom have discovered a breakthrough in optical fiber communications.
Statistics show that around 15 percent of women in the United States suffer from anxiety disorders and depression during pregnancy. During this time, they may be prescribed antidepressants to help out. However, very little is known about the exposure to these medications and how it might affect futu...
Health officials are warning consumers not to eat caramel apples. These dessert treats have now been liked to a multi-state listeria outbreak.
Does your family think you should lose weight? Chances are, this kind of attitude could cause you to gain a pound or two, instead.
The holidays are a great time to relax and have fun with family. However, they can also be tremendously stressful. Buying gifts, making food and socializing can be very exhausting. Now, researchers are linking Christmas and New Years to an increased risk of heart attack.
Nicolette Hahn Niman, the author of "Defending Beef: The Case for Sustainable Meat Production," may be a vegetarian, but she sees nothing wrong with eating meat, either-if the livestock is raised in the right way.
Statistics show that close to 6 percent of people worldwide suffer from an internet addiction--what's otherwise characterized as an inability to stop using the computer.
New findings published in the journal Neurology suggest that migraines may be linked to Bell's Palsy.
Obesity has been tagged as a disability, according to Europe's top court. On Thursday, officials ruled that obese employees will be granted specific protection under European laws, providing better support for obese staff.
A 2-month-old was recently diagnosed with a very rare disease that makes it impossible for her to receive a simple hug. Named Kiira Kinkle, the little girl was born with recessive dystrophic epidermolysis bullosa, which causes the skin to blister and rupture from minor friction.
Previous studies have linked air pollution to autism. Now, new findings presented by the Environmental Health Perspectives reveal that certain types of air pollution and exposure may put some at higher risk.