With today's technological advances, new devices prove to be both a blessing and a curse. Recent findings presented at the 118th annual meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology revealed that iPads could actually serve as an effective tool in testing for glaucoma-the second leading cause of b...
In spite of the hustle and bustle of school or the work environment, scientists reiterate the importance of taking time to relax and reflect for full mental capacity.
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.
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 ...
Drinking soda tastes great, but it certainly isn't the healthiest choice. And recent findings published in the American Journal of Public Health reveal that besides increase the risk of obesity and other related health issues, in can also increase the risk of aging.
Recent findings conducted by researchers at the Nationwide Children's Hospital calculated that in children younger than six-years-old, parents or caregivers may produce a medication error for one child every eight minutes.