A recent study shows that low exposure to testosterone in the womb could increase men's risk for certain health conditions, including obesity, diabetes and even heart disease.
The Supreme Court plans to issue a ruling in June on the Affordable Care Act’s requirement for employers to guarantee birth control and emergency contraceptives in employee health plans. Many Americans support that notion.
Which sex holds the title for most suave sound?
A recent study shows that there is no connection between induced labor and an increased risk of autism.
For adolescents affected with IBS, a recent study indicates that they may also be at a higher risk for celiac disease.
Though some studies have suggested that at least one-fifth of the Neanderthal genome can be found in human DNA, a recent study conducted by the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology in Leipzig, Germany, shows that Neanderthal populations were typically smaller and more isolated.
A recent study conducted by University of Calgary's Hotchkiss Brain Institute (HBI) shows that it may be possible to regulate nerve cell growth in damaged tissues found in the nervous system.
A sleep disorder that causes individuals to act out their dreams may be an indicator of certain brain diseases, including Parkinson's and Alzheimer's disease, according to researchers from the University of Toronto.
Death is an inevitable aspect of life. However, it’s a big contributor to science and medicine, as shown in a recent Indiana University study that found the deaths of public figures help make more people aware and knowledgeable of specific diseases.
A report released by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced a chicken tender recall issued for Prime Pak Foods due to "misbranding and undeclared allergens" found in some of the company's breaded and cooked chicken breast products.
Crimes committed by mentally ill individuals may receive frequent headlines. However, a recent study shows that many with serious mental disorders are unlikely to commit illegal acts.
On June 18, 2013, the American Medical Association officially recognized obesity as a disease, pushing physicians to pay more attention to the health epidemic. Obesity is estimated to affect more than one-third of the U.S. adult population, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Preve...