A new study provides insight into why elephants never get cancer.
Earlier this month, a study came out linking sleep apnea to an increased risk of chronic depression. Now, new findings link it to an increased risk of diabetes.
Just 30 minutes of exercise a day may be all it takes to help some patients control their asthma symptoms.
A new diagnostic test can help predict a teenagers' risk of developing cardiovascular disease by examining metabolic syndrome. The findings are published in the journal Diabetologia.
It's time to get a flu shot, and believe it or not, another benefit besides protection against the virus is reduced stroke risk.
September marks Prostate Cancer Awareness month. Though the month is coming to a close, it's never too late to be learning about the health issue.
New findings published in the journal EBioMedicine reveal that smokers with chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (COPD) are at an increased risk of developing lung cancer when compared to counterparts unaffected by the disease.
Researchers at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies discovered a correlation between the loss of smell and declining lifespan in worms. Now, new research suggests that this may be an indicator of near death.
New findings published in the journal MedLink Neurology reveal that using birth control pills may increase stroke risk in women, particularly among those who are already at a higher risk of stroke.
Kids love fast food; so much so, that 12 percent are scarfing down hamburgers and pizza daily.
Children who spend more time outdoors during the day may have a reduced rate of nearsightedness, also known as myopia. The findings are published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA).