The FDA believes that evidence it has gathered since 2011 regarding breast cancer cases is enough to warrant a new designation for the rare type of T-cell lymphoma that can occur following breast implants.
Almost a century after falling out of popularity, laughing gas is seeing a comeback in the United States in the delivery room.
If you're an avid sushi eater, you may want to hold off on those salmon rolls right now.
A study found that teens are 48 percent more likely to get involved in a serious fight if a friend had engaged in the same behavior.
Children in a study who were breastfed for six months did show lower rates of hyperactivity and better problem solving skills by age three, but when the children turned five, those differences dissipated.
The vaccine testing program is currently underway in pre-clinical trials, and the researchers plan to move forward with efficacy tests among human subjects once they conclude.
As hair whitens, there may be an increase in artery damage, inflammation and other health risks that generally indicate the onset of heart disease.
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.
The device, called WiGait, can monitor and track a person's walking speed and movement without the need for a wearable.
Men recovering from prostate cancer who partook in yoga two times a week had better energy levels, sexual function and urinary function compared to those who did not.
The "Happy Song" was expertly engineered to make babies feel joyful and happy.
Read about the mental disorders that have arisen specifically from technology and Internet usage.
It turns out that having a healthy social life maintains one's mental and physical health.
The research may have vast therapeutic implications if the age-reversement treatment can be transferred to humans.
Dr. Steven Gundry's new book, "The Plant Paradox," aims to challenge your idea of 'healthy' foods and offer better alternatives for reshaping your diet to focus on gut health.
The authors hypothesized that long-term effects of cancer treatments may be to blame.
A study found that athletes who were part of a team, and happy with their teammates, showed higher levels of life satisfaction.
A man dubbed as such for his tree-like hands finally finds relief from this extremely rare condition, thanks to the kindness of doctors in Bangladesh.
Dina Kimmel is the dedicated mother behind the We Rock the Spectrum Kid’s Gym, a place that gives children with autism a fun and safe place to learn and explore.
Dozens of sites did not even meet the researchers’ inclusion criteria, which required having written reviews of doctors, no fee for use, a search-by-name option, and not being restricted to a certain specialty or insurance plan.
In an effort to hopefully reduce the amount of botched lip surgeries, researchers took to Facebook to create a poll about ideal female lip size and appearance.
A new playlist contains songs that measure at 100 beats per minute, which is the same rate that first responders are told to administer CPR.
While most cases of ingesting the parasite have been in Japan, people in other countries are also at risk.
Along with cholesterol levels and blood pressure, Lipoprotein(a) is another factor that should be checked at the doctor.
The new guidelines call for beginning treatment in those with a systolic blood pressure of 150 or higher.
New research that studied the effect of flushing blocked fallopian tubes with poppy seed oil was promising for women dealing with infertility due to this issue.
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Combining the high-tech elements into one device gives the new test a significant advantage over current detection methods, which take hours to diagnose the virus instead of minutes.
New research finds that allowing pregnant women to ingest more than water or ice chips during labor is tied to a 16-minute shorter labor, on average.
Ginger root's antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties make it a super food that you can easily incorporate into your diet through these seven delicious recipes.
Japan's latest health trend is for mothers experiencing post-labor pain or anxiety.
It's a problem that's getting worse: Doctors are increasingly relying on computers to document their patients' visits, and issues with medical records persist.
The breakthrough puts the researchers on pace to make a tremendous impact on patients with genetic disease.
The FDA has received over 400 reports of adverse reactions to Hyland's Teething Tablets, which contains the toxic substance belladonna and has been discontinued.
Scientists have figured out a way to manipulate the DNA within adults cells, a technique that may prove especially useful against genetic diseases.
While Ashwagandha has been traditionally known to ensure a better night’s sleep for centuries, no one quite understood which active element of the herb actually helps to promote sleepiness until now.
Although the carcinogens present in e-cigarette "juice" are not fully known, a group of researchers have concluded that they are still less harmful than traditional tobacco cigarettes.
The link between iron levels and hearing loss is a strong indicator for treating and avoiding auditory impairments.
By making small, achievable tweaks in how you think and interact with others on a daily basis, you can make a stress-free New Year that much more real.
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.
When it comes to preventing migraines in children, sugar pills may work just as well as some prescription medications, a new study suggests.
Analyzing biomarker signatures in the blood offers insight into a person’s risk for developing age-determined diseases and even death.
Read about why people prefer coffee over sex, and other surprising sex facts.
The study showed that even those with low bone mass can naturally improve the density of their bones without resorting to clinical or medical methods.
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...
Children delivered by C-section have a 40 percent greater risk to be overweight than those born vaginally.
While most parents are vigilant in keeping medication out of the reach of children, it seems they can be a little lax when it comes to medications for pets.
While chronic depression must be treated by a professional, it is interesting to note that such a simple change in the body can affect mood almost immediately.
A new study found that the greater a mother’s body mass index, the greater the risk of having a baby that developed childhood epilepsy.
In addition to reducing cholesterol levels, eating this fatty and fibrous fruit can aid in weight loss, therefore staving off the threat of type II diabetes.