It turns out that America may be in for a total solar eclipse; it just happens to be two years from now. Researchers have announced that on Aug. 21, 2017, people in North America will witness one of nature's greatest sky shows.
Foodborne illnesses are more common than you think.
Estimates show that close to 44 million people are living with Alzheimer's or a related form of dementia, according to the Alzheimer's Disease International. The neurodegenerative illness typically affects 1-in-9 Americans over 65. But could certain signs of the disease present themselves even decad...
New findings published in the journal Sleep show that some sleep disturbances may ultimately be influenced by race and ethnicity. In fact, researchers found that sleep disturbances and undiagnosed sleep apnea seemed to occur more frequently in racial/ethnic minorities.
New findings presented at the American Headache Society examine a new class of drugs called Calcitonin Gene-Related Peptide (CGRP) monoclonal antibodies. Research shows that the drugs are promising in the treatment of high-frequency episodic migraines and chronic migraines.
What exactly do Americans fear most? That's a good question. Scientists have created the first comprehensive nationwide study to find out what strikes the most fear into the hearts of Americans.
If you had to choose between the two, would you prefer to be without the Internet or television? A recent Pew Research Center survey asked that exact question to a selected pool of participants.
An estimated 100 million Americans experience chronic musculoskeletal pain of the bones, joints, and muscles. Such pain is the main reason for primary care visits in the United States.
About 25% of Americans don't know that the Earth rotates the sun. A poll from the National Science Foundation was the bearer of the bad news.
Prescription painkillers have been a growing concern in recent years. Addiction and overdose have been recurrent issues with these prescription opioids, and with nearly 33 percent of Americans suffering from chronic pain, an alternative method for alleviation is important.
During last week’s State of the Union Address, President Obama preached the importance of the energy boom as a means for economic revival. "One of the biggest factors in bringing more jobs back is our commitment to American energy," he said. "Businesses plan to invest almost $100 billion in new fa...