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.
One out of every 12 beauty products marketed to Black women in the U.S. contains highly hazardous ingredients, according to a new report.
Several factors, like rates of exercise and smoking, were assessed to rank the best U.S. cities for healthy lifestyles.
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.
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.
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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.
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.
Your laundered clothes may not be as fresh as you think — especially if you share your washing machine with a housemate.
You're in good company if you've gone through these twelve stages of dieting.
Bidets are healthier, gentler and better for the environment than toilet paper. So why don’t more Americans use them?
British researchers found both men and women prefer to date someone who has had three previous sexual partners.
Energy drinks can mask the effects of alcohol, which can lead to consuming more alcohol and experiencing more hazardous situations.
Read our interview with Kim Kimble, hairstylist to stars like Oprah and Beyoncé, and creator of a new hair health supplement in gummy form.
Your smartphone could be to blame if your relationship has gone off the rails, according to a new study.
There are five types of images that can ease your mind. So get comfortable, kick back and relax.
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.
Except for one city, most of the top 20 fattest American cities are all in the South.
Check out the list to see if your city made the cut.
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.
Researchers found a significant reduction of blood flow to the hippocampus, a region of the brain associated with creating and storing new memories.
The culture has shifted when it comes to breast augmentation surgery — now bigger is out and smaller is in.
Keeping the weight you've worked so hard to lose from coming back is possible with these diet and exercise tips.
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.
People who survive a melanoma diagnosis are advised to avoid the sun as they're at high risk for another diagnosis.
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.
Anyone who has ever worn high heels knows that tingly ball-of-foot pain that happens after a few hours. That pain can ruin your night...
Tobacco giant Philip Morris may eventually phase out selling conventional cigarettes, and a new cigarette alternative could play a role in the transition.
A study shows that even short breaks of physical activity every hour can help you get through your day easier.
Not only will you quench your body’s thirst, but you'll also give your digestion and metabolism a boost.
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.
Scientists tested different concentrations of Listerine to determine how effective it is at reducing bacterial counts of gonorrhea.
Where gifts and good cheer abound, there is also a sharp increase in injuries, illness and accidents.
A study led by Common Sense Media found that parents spend more than nine hours a day with screen media.
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.
Overweight Americans are becoming more satisfied with their weight and appearance, which has lead to a decrease in their attempts to shed pounds.
When it comes to heart attacks, living a healthy lifestyle could trump heredity for those prone to heart disease, a study shows.
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.
Income and health are becoming increasingly intertwined. A new study shows that a higher income generally leads to less stress and a longer life.
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.
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.
Researchers were able to determine everything from the sex of a person, whether or not they struggled with depression, and what allergies they had.
A new study says that some people are genetically programmed to be overly drawn to social media.
A new study says social media sites like Facebook and Instagram are making people feel less confident and secure about their appearance.
American teenagers may finally be starting to behave. A new study found that teens are smoking less, drinking less and doing fewer drugs.
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.
Researchers measured cortisol levels in hair samples of obese people and discovered that these levels were much higher in the participants.
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.
There's credence behind the 'spring in your step' theory.
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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