Keeping the weight you've worked so hard to lose from coming back is possible with these diet and exercise tips.
Of the 35 countries assessed, the U.S. ranks 27th in projected life expectancy for both women and men by the year 2030.
The two kinds of creativity, visual and verbal, and how they affected sleep duration, time and even quality, were observed in undergraduate students.
A new study found that being married essentially reduces a person’s chances of facing stress-derived health problems, and the waning level of cortisol among spouses has a lot to do with it.
Researchers found that parents of multiple children routinely alter their treatment of non-first born children, which affects their IQ and perhaps even personality traits.
In studying the presence of beta-carotene in participants, the researchers found that perception of attractiveness was based solely on looks, rather than the actual presence of an improvement in health.
The researchers found that exposure to thirdhand smoke, or the tobacco pollutants often left behind on surfaces, caused significant increases in damage to human DNA.
Scientists believe that brain synapses shrink during sleep and expand when activated during one’s waking hours, and such expansion is a marker for learning and memory.
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A group of campers found that a return to the natural light of day and the true darkness of night cured their bad sleeping habits.
Although the carcinogens present in e-cigarette "juice" are not fully known, a group of researchers have concluded that they are still less harmful than traditional tobacco cigarettes.
You're in good company if you've gone through these twelve stages of dieting.
A new study says that some people are genetically programmed to be overly drawn to social media.
It turns out that not all gossip is entirely bad, considering such chatter releases the feel-good hormone oxytocin which researchers link to forming beneficial social interactions.
When the association between exercise and sedentary behavior was explored, it showed that swapping sitting time with even light activity had great positive long term effects on one's health.
While specific musical anhedonia isn't a brain disorder, it is a fascinating condition that explains why some people feel no emotional response when listening to music.
A study shows that even short breaks of physical activity every hour can help you get through your day easier.
British researchers found both men and women prefer to date someone who has had three previous sexual partners.
The holidays are a time of excess, and that can include too much eggnog and spiked cider. But there are a few tricks to help ease the pain of a hangover.
Feeling like you’ve hit a plateau in your weight loss journey? Try these metabolism boosting tricks to help get you closer to your pound-shedding goals.
Where gifts and good cheer abound, there is also a sharp increase in injuries, illness and accidents.
Scientists tested different concentrations of Listerine to determine how effective it is at reducing bacterial counts of gonorrhea.
A new study says social media sites like Facebook and Instagram are making people feel less confident and secure about their appearance.
About 4 percent of pregnant women said they have used marijuana in the past month.
Many hookah products have misleading labels — some with triple the amount of nicotine listed on the labels — according to new research.
Income and health are becoming increasingly intertwined. A new study shows that a higher income generally leads to less stress and a longer life.
There are five types of images that can ease your mind. So get comfortable, kick back and relax.
American teenagers may finally be starting to behave. A new study found that teens are smoking less, drinking less and doing fewer drugs.
One out of every 12 beauty products marketed to Black women in the U.S. contains highly hazardous ingredients, according to a new report.
Heels may look beautiful, but they are incredibly painful and can even be bad for your health. And the higher the heels, the bigger the impact.
The culture has shifted when it comes to breast augmentation surgery — now bigger is out and smaller is in.
A study led by Common Sense Media found that parents spend more than nine hours a day with screen media.
There could be a reason why some people are binge drinkers, while others drink in moderation: A gene separates the two types, according to a new study.
Your smartphone could be to blame if your relationship has gone off the rails, according to a new study.
Pairing your dinner with a glass of white wine could increase your risk of melanoma, the most serious type of skin cancer, a new study suggests.
Three-person IVF works by replacing the defective power generator in the mother’s egg, known as mitochondria, with healthy ones from a donor woman.
Researchers found a significant reduction of blood flow to the hippocampus, a region of the brain associated with creating and storing new memories.
Tobacco giant Philip Morris may eventually phase out selling conventional cigarettes, and a new cigarette alternative could play a role in the transition.
Computer experts have analyzed selfie deaths and may have a solution — an app that could warn people if they were in a death-by-selfie zone.
Researchers were able to determine everything from the sex of a person, whether or not they struggled with depression, and what allergies they had.
When it comes to heart attacks, living a healthy lifestyle could trump heredity for those prone to heart disease, a study shows.
Where you live very well could affect how long you live, a new study suggests.
Research reveals that people with low levels of oxytocin, sometimes due to medical conditions, perform poorly on empathy exercises.
Smoking may have a longer, more harmful impact on your health than previously thought. In fact, it can permanently damage a person’s DNA.
Did you friend someone today? Studies now show that using Facebook could add years to your life.
From coast to coast, the people of America have spoken, and it’s unanimous — they want their weed.
The most popular Facebook posts are sometimes the least accurate, including recent stories about the Zika virus, a new study shows.
Feeling stressed out and don’t know what to do? New research reveals a song that can reduce stress levels by 65 percent, every time you listen to it.
A new male contraceptive method has proven highly effective at reducing pregnancy in female partners, yet consumers may not find it on the market for awhile.
Letting your child fall asleep to their favorite show may be the easiest way to get them to bed, but it could also be the worst way.
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