A study shows that even short breaks of physical activity every hour can help you get through your day easier.
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.
A new biometric payment system reads a customer’s finger veins to complete a purchase.
While women performed better than men during the olfactory testing, a significant association was found for women between the odor identification and their overall social lives.
You may want to think twice the next time you send your pooch to the doghouse.
This is an incredible opportunity for people with autism who could make great coders and engineers due to their intrinsic attention to details and fascination with repetitive tasks.
New research calls into question other uses for marijuana as a weight-loss aid or supplement for those who are obese.
Because procrastination can impede a person’s wellness, the new study may help chronic time-wasters improve their outlook.
A new study found that women become bored of the same sexual partner after one year.
Here's why you may want to rethink that glass of wine before bed.
Researchers are studying why babies in Denmark, Japan and Germany cry the least over the first 12 weeks of life, whereas babies in Canada, England and Italy cry more.
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 study found that fatherless children are more likely to have shorter telomeres, a part of DNA that’s linked to stress and disease.
It’s no secret that long-term, heavy alcohol consumption alters brain function. In a recent study from researchers from Finland, young men and women who...
Moving to a big city might be just the thing for getting one's priorities straightened out.
British researchers found both men and women prefer to date someone who has had three previous sexual partners.
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.
In the study, women who consumed nine drinks per week had a 58 percent lower risk for developing diabetes, while men who consumed 14 drinks per week had a 43 percent lower risk.
Scrubs made with coffee grounds can give your skin an extra boost from the antioxidants, and the caffeine can tighten the skin.
While it may sound daunting, a 10-step Korean skincare routine is doable with the right knowledge and products.
A new melatonin product called REMfresh helps people sleep longer and better than traditional melatonin pills do.
It's well-known that tobacco usage can lead to gum disease, but new research from Columbia University shows that smoking marijuana also increases the risk.
A new study found that obese individuals have double the risk of heart failure and a 50 percent heightened risk of coronary heart disease.
Scientists have developed a topical drug that darkens skin pigmentation without the sun's rays.
Your laundered clothes may not be as fresh as you think — especially if you share your washing machine with a housemate.
Check out the list to see if your city made the cut.
A new study discovered that there's an alarming amount of bacteria on kitchen sponges, and why cleaning them may actually make it worse.
Casual drinking — or about five to seven drinks per week — can triple your risk of mental decline as you move into middle age and older.
Tobacco giant Philip Morris may eventually phase out selling conventional cigarettes, and a new cigarette alternative could play a role in the transition.
The vaccination day could be a particularly important time where one's positive mood influences the body’s immune response.
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.
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.
Researchers speculate there could be a variety of reasons sugar affects someone’s mental health.
Humans, as it turns out, are a terrible source of calories and nutrients.
Tests administered to older adults revealed that those who had sex on a weekly basis scored the highest on the standardized tests, particularly in verbal fluency.
Here's how our smartphones are actually making us stupid.
Energy drinks can mask the effects of alcohol, which can lead to consuming more alcohol and experiencing more hazardous situations.
Recent research shows that American fathers of newborns who were 40 years of age and older doubled from 4.1 percent to 8.9 percent over the past forty years.
Here's why certain songs get stuck in your head, and what researchers suggest can cure 'last song' syndrome.
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.
People who survive a melanoma diagnosis are advised to avoid the sun as they're at high risk for another diagnosis.
Dirty money often refers to money obtained illegally, but it turns out that it can be taken far more literally.
A survey of grandparents found that many who help raise their grandchildren aren't up to speed on modern child-rearing practices when it comes to safety standards.
Can't remember to take the pill everyday? Here's an overview of alternate birth control devices and methods that may work better for you.
German researchers gathered data from 3,000 people at Oktoberfest to study the effects of binge drinking on the heart.
Lurking within the ever-present dust that floats around your house and accumulates everywhere are harmful chemicals that potentially wreak havoc on your body's metabolic system.
Dementia is a mental disorder that affects aging populations, but the factors begin in early childhood, according to a new report. Published in The...
Not only will you quench your body’s thirst, but you'll also give your digestion and metabolism a boost.
Even high-income countries with state-of-the-art healthcare are facing cases of gonorrhea that have become resistant to treatment via any known antibiotics.
DuoSkin tattoos combine high-tech interfaces and fashionable gold leaf material.