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...
Could marinara sauce be the true fountain of youth?
A new study found that obese individuals have double the risk of heart failure and a 50 percent heightened risk of coronary heart disease.
The culture has shifted when it comes to breast augmentation surgery — now bigger is out and smaller is in.
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.
Have you ever been told to not eat past 7 p.m.? Here's why that practice holds merit.
Read about why people prefer coffee over sex, and other surprising sex facts.
Smoking may have a longer, more harmful impact on your health than previously thought. In fact, it can permanently damage a person’s DNA.
Your smartphone could be to blame if your relationship has gone off the rails, according to a new study.
Previous studies have linked poor air ventilation and quality with physical ailments, but it turns out it also affects cognitive function and worker productivity.
In type 2 diabetes patients, remaining in a seated position for several hours can affect blood levels negatively.
The typical timeline that babies learn to stand occurs around 9 to 12 months of age, but babies given swimming lessons in a study could stand at just 4 months old.
Between the ages of 10 and 14 for girls, and the ages of 12 and 16 for boys, is a crucial time in their physical development.
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.
Having a higher IQ may equate to living longer, regardless of socioeconomic status.
Read about the mental disorders that have arisen specifically from technology and Internet usage.
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.
Learning social skills from a robot may seem odd, but for children with autism, it can provide a unique experience that is more predictable and engaging.
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.
People who received the transcranial current on a specific region of the brain were less likely to cheat than people who didn’t receive the brain stimulation.
The popular toy is posing a potential hazard for young children.
Ford has created a high-tech crib that mimics a car ride and may just lull your baby to sleep.
Oxytocin is a feel-good hormone, so researchers are studying its effects as a drug addiction treatment.
Having children in the household was the only factor linked to sleep deprivation for women 45 years and younger.
You may want to think twice the next time you send your pooch to the doghouse.
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.
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 study led by Common Sense Media found that parents spend more than nine hours a day with screen media.
Not only will you quench your body’s thirst, but you'll also give your digestion and metabolism a boost.
Several factors, like rates of exercise and smoking, were assessed to rank the best U.S. cities for healthy lifestyles.
Breast cancer is the fifth most common cause of death from cancer in women, and the risk grows the more someone drinks alcohol, a new report found.
A new male contraceptive method has proven highly effective at reducing pregnancy in female partners, yet consumers may not find it on the market for awhile.
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.
The brain games showed much promise not just in treating the symptoms of depression, but in actually creating a shift in the cognitive function in the brain.
When the researchers considered other factors that could have contributed to mental illness, the connection between smoking and severe mental illness was no longer strong.
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.
The documentary, called "Voices From the Outside," showcases how one organization is helping teach autistic children life skills through professional golf lessons.
These findings are extra relevant because African Americans already are at greater risk of cardiovascular disease, high blood pressure, stroke and heart attack.
Scientists have developed a topical drug that darkens skin pigmentation without the sun's rays.
If you need help moving or with setting up a garage sale, you may want to schedule it for a cooler weekend.
Sedentary lifestyles among young people have reached a new low.
Virtual reality is being examined as a possible teaching aid for the classroom because it can provide a way for those with autism to cope with being in stressful situations.
There's credence behind the 'spring in your step' theory.
There are five types of images that can ease your mind. So get comfortable, kick back and relax.
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.
The association between face shape and tuberculosis susceptibility could be a genetic modification finding its roots in the genes that determine left-handedness, the study said.
A new study says that some people are genetically programmed to be overly drawn to social media.
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.
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.