A new study says social media sites like Facebook and Instagram are making people feel less confident and secure about their appearance.
About 4 percent of pregnant women said they have used marijuana in the past month.
Many hookah products have misleading labels — some with triple the amount of nicotine listed on the labels — according to new research.
Income and health are becoming increasingly intertwined. A new study shows that a higher income generally leads to less stress and a longer life.
There are five types of images that can ease your mind. So get comfortable, kick back and relax.
American teenagers may finally be starting to behave. A new study found that teens are smoking less, drinking less and doing fewer drugs.
One out of every 12 beauty products marketed to Black women in the U.S. contains highly hazardous ingredients, according to a new report.
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...
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.
The culture has shifted when it comes to breast augmentation surgery — now bigger is out and smaller is in.
A study led by Common Sense Media found that parents spend more than nine hours a day with screen media.
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.
Your smartphone could be to blame if your relationship has gone off the rails, according to a new study.
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.
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.
Researchers found a significant reduction of blood flow to the hippocampus, a region of the brain associated with creating and storing new memories.
Tobacco giant Philip Morris may eventually phase out selling conventional cigarettes, and a new cigarette alternative could play a role in the transition.
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.
Researchers were able to determine everything from the sex of a person, whether or not they struggled with depression, and what allergies they had.
When it comes to heart attacks, living a healthy lifestyle could trump heredity for those prone to heart disease, a study shows.
Where you live very well could affect how long you live, a new study suggests.
Research reveals that people with low levels of oxytocin, sometimes due to medical conditions, perform poorly on empathy exercises.
Smoking may have a longer, more harmful impact on your health than previously thought. In fact, it can permanently damage a person’s DNA.
Did you friend someone today? Studies now show that using Facebook could add years to your life.
From coast to coast, the people of America have spoken, and it’s unanimous — they want their weed.
The most popular Facebook posts are sometimes the least accurate, including recent stories about the Zika virus, a new study shows.
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.
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.
Letting your child fall asleep to their favorite show may be the easiest way to get them to bed, but it could also be the worst way.
Women have nearly caught pace with men when it comes to rates of alcohol consumption, a trend that might have an impact on the health of the population.
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.
Several factors, like rates of exercise and smoking, were assessed to rank the best U.S. cities for healthy lifestyles.