A person may exercise daily, eat healthy foods, and maintain an active lifestyle, but just two short weeks can change everything.
Not only will you quench your body’s thirst, but you'll also give your digestion and metabolism a boost.
For smokers who are looking to quit, but are afraid of the weight gain that comes along with dropping a tobacco habit, there could be an easier way.
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.
These findings are extra relevant because African Americans already are at greater risk of cardiovascular disease, high blood pressure, stroke and heart attack.
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.
In a study, participants who were lonely were 39 percent more likely to report higher severity of their cold symptoms than those who were not.
Researchers explored the connection between waist-to-hip ratio and cancers, such as pancreatic and bowel, with Ovarian cancer posing the highest threat.
You may want to think twice the next time you send your pooch to the doghouse.
The research found that children who reported three or more hours of screen time had higher levels of body fat compared to those who reported an hour or less of screen time.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Baby Boomers and Gen Xers were not thought to be much at risk for depression or suicide, but this number has jumped from survey results 10 years ago.
The two kinds of creativity, visual and verbal, and how they affected sleep duration, time and even quality, were observed in undergraduate students.
A study from Ohio State University found that exposure to light at night not only promotes sleeplessness, but also disrupts immune and endocrine function.
The stress levels of Americans all over the country have been assessed; where does your state rank?
In a study, perceived levels of intoxication increased by 51 percent among participants given a drink also labeled as an energy drink.
When it comes to heart attacks, living a healthy lifestyle could trump heredity for those prone to heart disease, a study shows.
New research has found that there are high levels of tobacco and nicotine getting onto kids' hands, even when no one is smoking around them.
There's a 48-hour period after sex during which couples bond and are more satisfied with their relationship, a new study finds.
Previous studies have linked poor air ventilation and quality with physical ailments, but it turns out it also affects cognitive function and worker productivity.
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.
Researchers believe these surprising results were because alcohol blocks new information — including false information.
Breast cancer patients who slept nine or more hours per night had a 46 percent greater chance of dying compared to women who slept eight hours or fewer.
Both parents and teachers noticed a marked difference in 7-year-olds who were sleep deprived during their toddler to preschool years compared to their peers who got the age-appropriate amount of sleep.
From coast to coast, the people of America have spoken, and it’s unanimous — they want their weed.
Energy drinks can mask the effects of alcohol, which can lead to consuming more alcohol and experiencing more hazardous situations.
A new study found that low-intensity exercise can help to prevent macular degeneration as we get older.
German researchers gathered data from 3,000 people at Oktoberfest to study the effects of binge drinking on the heart.
A new poll found that 9 out of 10 Americans feel compelled to constantly check their notifications, and one-fifth claim their smartphone is a significant source of stress.
The most popular Facebook posts are sometimes the least accurate, including recent stories about the Zika virus, a new study shows.
The study authors said that increased time using social media could displace authentic social experiences that could actually decrease any feelings of social isolation.
Is it low testosterone or something more serious? Researchers explain the complicated factors behind a woman's decreased sex drive.
Humans, as it turns out, are a terrible source of calories and nutrients.
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.
Read about the mental disorders that have arisen specifically from technology and Internet usage.
A woman from Connecticut noticed her Fitbit was tracking her unusually high heart rate, and this data ended up revealing a life-threatining condition.
Researchers have found that women are more susceptible to smartphone addiction, as well as the underlying conditions of depression and stress.
Believe it or not, this ball of water is entirely edible.
Your laundered clothes may not be as fresh as you think — especially if you share your washing machine with a housemate.
Researchers found a significant reduction of blood flow to the hippocampus, a region of the brain associated with creating and storing new memories.
Your smartphone could be to blame if your relationship has gone off the rails, according to a new study.
It turns out that certain plate colors have an impact on our perception of food.
Of the 35 countries assessed, the U.S. ranks 27th in projected life expectancy for both women and men by the year 2030.
How often do you replace your skin care and makeup products? Here's why you should stick to the expiration dates and avoid using testers in stores.
Many gluten-free products found in grocery stores often contain higher levels of fats than their gluten counterparts.
Why are women serial apologizers, and how do we stop saying 'sorry' for unnecessary offenses?