One out of every 12 beauty products marketed to Black women in the U.S. contains highly hazardous ingredients, according to a new report.
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.
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.
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.
Your laundered clothes may not be as fresh as you think — especially if you share your washing machine with a housemate.
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.
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.
New research shows that every hour you run could extend your life by seven hours.
A study shows that even short breaks of physical activity every hour can help you get through your day easier.
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.
Keeping the weight you've worked so hard to lose from coming back is possible with these diet and exercise tips.
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.
Except for one city, most of the top 20 fattest American cities are all in the South.
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.
Read about the mental disorders that have arisen specifically from technology and Internet usage.
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?
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.
You're in good company if you've gone through these twelve stages of dieting.
Need a little boost in the bedroom? Try some or all of these libido-enhancing foods.
Energy drinks can mask the effects of alcohol, which can lead to consuming more alcohol and experiencing more hazardous situations.
Gut health was one of many topics discussed at the 2017 American College of Physicians Internal Medicine Meeting in San Diego.
Believe it or not, this ball of water is entirely edible.
British researchers found both men and women prefer to date someone who has had three previous sexual partners.
Check out the list to see if your city made the cut.
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.
It's #meatlessMonday, and we've got five vegetarian recipes to make today or any day.
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.
Could marinara sauce be the true fountain of youth?
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.
A study from Ohio State University found that exposure to light at night not only promotes sleeplessness, but also disrupts immune and endocrine function.
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.
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.
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.
Both men and women lie about their personal sexual histories, which has detrimental effects for public health records.
Researchers found a significant reduction of blood flow to the hippocampus, a region of the brain associated with creating and storing new memories.
Almost everyone has experienced the uncomfortable symptoms of constipation. Here are five remedies to alleviate this condition.
The culture has shifted when it comes to breast augmentation surgery — now bigger is out and smaller is in.
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...