One out of every 12 beauty products marketed to Black women in the U.S. contains highly hazardous ingredients, according to a new report.
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.
Several factors, like rates of exercise and smoking, were assessed to rank the best U.S. cities for healthy lifestyles.
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.
Feeling stressed out and don’t know what to do? Here's a song that can reduce stress levels by 65 percent, every time you listen to it.
Don't have the time to visit a doctor for injectable fillers? WrinkleMD is an at-home device that works to do away with your fine lines and wrinkles.
Vital Updates scours the web daily for innovative health products. Cast your vote to let us know which ones you think are the most interesting.
Dr. Steven Gundry's new book, "The Plant Paradox," aims to challenge your idea of 'healthy' foods and offer better alternatives for reshaping your diet to focus on gut health.
Your laundered clothes may not be as fresh as you think — especially if you share your washing machine with a housemate.
Not only will you quench your body’s thirst, but you'll also give your digestion and metabolism a boost.
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.
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.
A study shows that even short breaks of physical activity every hour can help you get through your day easier.
A study found that normal sleeping habits carried the power to make or break a person’s success in losing weight or maintaining a healthy weight, regardless of the person’s nutrition or exercise habits.
Keeping the weight you've worked so hard to lose from coming back is possible with these diet and exercise tips.
New research shows that every hour you run could extend your life by seven hours.
Except for one city, most of the top 20 fattest American cities are all in the South.
When a healthy diet can’t provide all you need to fight dull, listless or weak and thinning tresses, consider adding a biotin supplementation into your daily routine.
Researchers discovered that people who eat while standing up eat about thirty percent more calories than if they had been sitting down, which, with repetition, could cause weight gain.
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.
Preparing home-cooked meals and turning off sources of entertainment during mealtime both encourage better food choices and contribute to lower obesity rates among families.
Read about the mental disorders that have arisen specifically from technology and Internet usage.
Is it low testosterone or something more serious? Researchers explain the complicated factors behind a woman's decreased sex drive.
Previous studies have linked poor air ventilation and quality with physical ailments, but it turns out it also affects cognitive function and worker productivity.
A report reveals that industry money was used to sway journalists to report that inactivity is a bigger problem than sugar consumption in the obesity epidemic.
The stress levels of Americans all over the country have been assessed; where does your state rank?
Read our interview with Kim Kimble, hairstylist to stars like Oprah and Beyoncé, and creator of a new hair health supplement in gummy form.
Bidets are healthier, gentler and better for the environment than toilet paper. So why don’t more Americans use them?
You're in good company if you've gone through these twelve stages of dieting.
Gut health was one of many topics discussed at the 2017 American College of Physicians Internal Medicine Meeting in San Diego.
Need a little boost in the bedroom? Try some or all of these libido-enhancing foods.
From wearing constricting clothing to carrying a heavy purse, women should rethink these fashion trends for the sake of their health.
Energy drinks can mask the effects of alcohol, which can lead to consuming more alcohol and experiencing more hazardous situations.
Believe it or not, this ball of water is entirely edible.
Check out the list to see if your city made the cut.
British researchers found both men and women prefer to date someone who has had three previous sexual partners.
It's #meatlessMonday, and we've got five vegetarian recipes to make today or any day.
Your smartphone could be to blame if your relationship has gone off the rails, according to a new study.
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.
A study from Ohio State University found that exposure to light at night not only promotes sleeplessness, but also disrupts immune and endocrine function.
There are five types of images that can ease your mind. So get comfortable, kick back and relax.
Humans, as it turns out, are a terrible source of calories and nutrients.
Scrubs made with coffee grounds can give your skin an extra boost from the antioxidants, and the caffeine can tighten the skin.
Could marinara sauce be the true fountain of youth?
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.
Almost everyone has experienced the uncomfortable symptoms of constipation. Here are five remedies to alleviate this condition.
A new study found that the greater a mother’s body mass index, the greater the risk of having a baby that developed childhood epilepsy.
Although in a computerized format, digital books show no advantage compared to print books when it comes to children learning from them.
A new study has revealed the two happiest ages of life. Here are some tips for the time in between.
People who survive a melanoma diagnosis are advised to avoid the sun as they're at high risk for another diagnosis.