A study has recently revealed that sleeplessness and untreated depression can increase the risk of the development of Alzheimer's disease.
Smokers diagnosed with pneumonia are at an increased risk of lung cancer, according to a recent study.
Genetics influence much of our weight and build. However, for those who are overweight or obese, new findings published in the journal Scientific Reports show that being physically active can help to ward off some of the increased risks that come with genes.
New research published in the journal Nature found that between 70 and 90 percent of cancer cases are linked to avoidable lifestyle choices.
Breast density alone is not thought to be a contributing factor to breast cancer, according to a new study by researchers at Johns Hopkins University. The study authors pointed towards age and body fat as more important co-factors leading toward the health issue.
Eating pears could help lower your obesity risk, according to a recent study.
Children with asthma or allergies may be at a greater risk of heart disease, according to a recent study.
Certain stereotypes about age could increase your risk of Alzheimer's disease.
It's no surprise that marijuana use can influence weight gain or give you "the munchies," slang for excessive hunger when smoking marijuana. Yet did you know that several factors can ultimately influence the effect, including gender, level of use and concomitant cigarette smoking?
New findings presented in the Canadian Review of Sociology ask if our tastes in music might be linked to social class.
New findings published in the journal Immunity examine a new potential for curing asthma. According to the study authors, a group of molecular immunologists at the Keck School of medicine of the University of Southern California (USC), along with investigators from Janssen Research and Development, ...