The researchers tested five types of diets on mice, dividing the animals into four groups based on similarities in DNA.
If you have a tendency to forget things, you might want to read aloud what you want to remember.
How does drinking beer or liquor, for example, variably change your mood? Researchers set to find out by studying various types of alcohol.
Participants were asked to answer memory-based math problems, view images of angry or scared facial expressions and to play a guessing game with rewards.
Drinking that extra beer might not help you when adding up the tab, but it could help you in a foreign country.
The link is found only among pregnant women who took a product containing acetaminophen for 29 days in succession or more.
Perhaps gluten has been miscast as the culprit the whole time.
Pollution is a severe and underreported contributor to global disease.
The vaccination day could be a particularly important time where one's positive mood influences the body’s immune response.
Canadian researchers found that precipitous changes in the environment don’t bode well for a person’s health.
A new biometric payment system reads a customer’s finger veins to complete a purchase.
The study observed that children as young as three years old who are praised for being smart change behaviors after the compliment.
A father has more to do with the sex of his offspring than you might think.
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...
A new study found that women become bored of the same sexual partner after one year.
The association between outdoor light at night and breast cancer was specifically found in premenopausal women and those who were smokers or had smoked in the past.
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.
Because procrastination can impede a person’s wellness, the new study may help chronic time-wasters improve their outlook.
Scientists at Clarkson University in New York have created a smart label that detects whether a product, from food to makeup, is no longer viable for consumers.
Lung cancer has the highest mortality rate by far among all types of cancer, but the new study suggests that exposing people to a CT screening of their lungs may have a significant impact on smoking rates.
How often do you clean your makeup brushes? One woman learned the importance of such a task the hard way.
New research reveals why we tend to focus on certain parts of the body when looking at different people.
A new study discovered that there's an alarming amount of bacteria on kitchen sponges, and why cleaning them may actually make it worse.
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.
A new study found that participants with compromised taste receptors sought out more sugar.
The amount of bacteria that lingers on a cake after the candles have been blown out is of some concern.
Concerning research into high intensity workouts, including exercises that push the body to its limits, stresses the importance of taking it slow.
Researchers speculate there could be a variety of reasons sugar affects someone’s mental health.
A new type of sunscreen works with a person's DNA to better protect the skin.
The study suggests that couples instinctively try to avoid discomfort when kissing.
The researchers theorized that the hippocampus, when affected by alcohol consumption, switches from retaining short-term to long-term memory.
Over the past thirty years, total sperm count among men in Western countries has declined nearly 60 percent, and sperm concentration has dropped by more than 52 percent.
Dementia is a mental disorder that affects aging populations, but the factors begin in early childhood, according to a new report. Published in The...
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 turns out that people can't tell the difference between low-fat and high-fat ice cream.
The link between breastfeeding and lower MS risk showed to be strongest for women who breastfeed for 15 months or more.
The magnetic lash trend is blowing up, which means poor quality knockoffs are abound.
According to a new study, being highly neurotic does have its health benefits.
Flip-flops are a flop when it comes to providing adequate protection and support.
Researchers have determined when the body can gain peak physical performance during the day.
From magnetic eyelashes to stamp-on eyeliner, these products are the answer to eye makeup application struggles.
Researchers tracked the activity levels of more than 700,000 people around the world who used an activity app called Argus.
Here's how our smartphones are actually making us stupid.
The number of medication errors in American homes has doubled since 2000.
A new study finds that drinking diet soda actually leads to long-term weight gain among other health complications.
A good bedside manner is more than just an extra thought; it can be a vital component in a patient’s perception of their physician.
The new study gives the medical community a great understanding of how our DNA impacts strength, and also may shed light on interventions that can reduce the risk of low strength in the elderly.
In short, telomeres act as protective end caps to human DNA.
Wine has certain health benefits, so go ahead and drink up with these on-the-go products.
Having a higher IQ may equate to living longer, regardless of socioeconomic status.