A woman's happiness about her body boosts her ability to accept personal disappointments throughout life, according to recent findings published in the journal Body Image.
Though scientists are still working to determine just how the brain ages, new research illustrates evidence that the organ's immune interaction occurs across a barrier that is actually a unique interface within the brain's territory.
An apple a day could help to keep the doctor away, at least as far as obesity is concerned, according to recent findings published in the journal Food Chemistry.
Research shows that women are not the only ones to suffer from anorexia. Men are also dealing with the grueling health issue. However, a new study conducted by researchers at the University of Montreal reveals that the current state of knowledge about this problem with regards to men and boys is rat...
Recent findings published in JAMA show that patients' risk of dialysis following cardiac surgery were not any more effective following a placebo in reducing their need for a dialysis or lowering their risk of death at 30 days.
Depending on who you ask, coffee may hold the reputation of being an incredibly healthy drink or incredibly harmful one. Let's take a look and see what health officials have "brewed" up.
September 29th marks World Heart Day-a global celebration that raises knowledge and awareness about one of the body's most essential and life-giving organs: the heart!
A new breast cancer treatment by the Swiss drug maker Roche has increased median survival time for patients by an average of nearly sixteen months, according to health officials. The drug, known as Perjeta, was found to provide unprecedented success to fight the disease based on a recent clinical st...
Pancreatic cancer is responsible for roughly 40,000 deaths in American, annually--a health issue can be particularly difficult to diagnose, according to health officials.
A combination of counseling and medication can provide optimal benefits for various psychiatric health issues. However, recent findings published in the journal The Lancet Psychiatry show that for treating social anxiety problems, the most effective treatment may be cognitive behavioral therapy.
Researchers at Yale University have found that despite the tremendous benefits associated with bariatic surgery for those in need, many patients may deal with depression following the procedure.
Women on various cancer treatments during their pregnancy, such as chemotherapy or radiotherapy, will not affect the development of their future baby, according to recent findings were presented at the at the European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) 2014. New research shows that neither treatme...