Researchers tracked the activity levels of more than 700,000 people around the world who used an activity app called Argus.
Plainer packaging with upfront warnings has been found to be unappealing to customers.
Ford has created a high-tech crib that mimics a car ride and may just lull your baby to sleep.
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.
Theres especially a risk for people aged 75 or older.
Concerning research into high intensity workouts, including exercises that push the body to its limits, stresses the importance of taking it slow.
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.
Believe it or not, this ball of water is entirely edible.
The connection between loneliness and self-centeredness feeds on itself to amplify feelings on both sides.
Researchers from the University of Michigan believe they’ve zeroed in on the cause of memory mishaps.
The study authors said the habits worsened for night owls in the evening, as those with later sleeping habits had higher intakes of sugar, fat and saturated fatty acids.
Why are women serial apologizers, and how do we stop saying 'sorry' for unnecessary offenses?
Having children in the household was the only factor linked to sleep deprivation for women 45 years and younger.
The study raises questions about what, if anything, aging men can do to boost conception rates when pairing with younger or same-aged women.
A new study discovered that there's an alarming amount of bacteria on kitchen sponges, and why cleaning them may actually make it worse.
Typically, people are treated for PTSD after symptoms start to emerge, but this study was the first to focus on therapeutic intervention before their onset.
New research shows that every hour you run could extend your life by seven hours.
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.
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.
Check out the list to see if your city made the cut.
We all want thicker, more luminous hair and strong nails. And there are hundreds of products available promising luscious hair and nails so strong...
Having a higher IQ may equate to living longer, regardless of socioeconomic status.
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.
A study shows that even short breaks of physical activity every hour can help you get through your day easier.
New research calls into question other uses for marijuana as a weight-loss aid or supplement for those who are obese.
When it comes to heart attacks, living a healthy lifestyle could trump heredity for those prone to heart disease, a study shows.
Dirty money often refers to money obtained illegally, but it turns out that it can be taken far more literally.
People who survive a melanoma diagnosis are advised to avoid the sun as they're at high risk for another diagnosis.
Scrubs made with coffee grounds can give your skin an extra boost from the antioxidants, and the caffeine can tighten the skin.
There's a 48-hour period after sex during which couples bond and are more satisfied with their relationship, a new study finds.
You’re probably used to applying sunscreen, but you can also protect your skin naturally through your diet.
A new study finds that drinking diet soda actually leads to long-term weight gain among other health complications.
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.
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.
From coast to coast, the people of America have spoken, and it’s unanimous — they want their weed.
The documentary, called "Voices From the Outside," showcases how one organization is helping teach autistic children life skills through professional golf lessons.
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.
Here's why you may want to rethink that glass of wine before bed.
A study found that home-monitoring systems often failed to record an accurate measurement of blood pressure, which could lead physicians to mistakenly believe a patient’s numbers are better than they appear.
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.
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.
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.
Not only will you quench your body’s thirst, but you'll also give your digestion and metabolism a boost.
The man who helped to invent the lithium-ion battery has now introduced a more efficient, fast-charging glass battery that could soon make its way to market.
The link is found only among pregnant women who took a product containing acetaminophen for 29 days in succession or more.
New research analyzes whether or not listening to music can aid in developing the parts of the brain that process sound and control movement.
Where you live very well could affect how long you live, a new study suggests.
If you need help moving or with setting up a garage sale, you may want to schedule it for a cooler weekend.
About 4 percent of pregnant women said they have used marijuana in the past month.
Read our interview with Kim Kimble, hairstylist to stars like Oprah and Beyoncé, and creator of a new hair health supplement in gummy form.