Child obesity is still a growing problem, and scientists are continually looking for factors that exacerbate the issue. Now, researchers have come up with a new theory that links mothers to child obesity.
It turns out that there's a gene that can protect people against one of the major causes of stroke in young and middle-aged adults. Scientists have discovered a gene that could potentially hold the key to new treatments.
Parasites have a few different ways to get around a body's immune system. But did you know that they use a Trojan horse tactic?
Children who've survived childhood eye cancer have little risk of developing cognitive or social problems, according to recent findings published in the journal CANCER.
Recent findings published in the journal BMC Medicine show that regular yogurt consumption may be tied to a lower risk of developing type 2 diabetes.
Treating sleep apnea could also help treat depression according to recent findings published in the journal PLOS ONE.
It turns out that a higher surge of testosterone in athletes isn't tied to winning. In fact, researchers believe that it's more about competing than actual winning.
How much do babies remember? That's a good question. Parents who spend their time talking with and playing with their five-month-old babies may wonder whether they remember any of it the next day. It turns out that they do.
Did you know a bad marriage can hurt your heart? And no. We're not talking about heartbreak.
A new study shows that talk therapy helps decrease the risk of suicide by as much as 26 percent. Findings published in the journal Lancet Psychiatry show that suicide survivors who also underwent psychological counseling after attempting to end their life were much less likely to commit another suic...
Recent findings published in the journal Sleep Medicine show that mothers who work longer hours are more likely to have obese children. The study shows that their children are at an increased risk of sleep deprivation and an unhealthy diet that could increase the risk of obesity.