Bathroom hand-dryers aren’t only expelling hot air...
A small study of healthy males found that eating a 1,000-calorie milkshake led to a troubling change among the men’s red blood cells.
The new findings suggest there may be an underlying physical mechanism, similar to addiction traits among substance abuse, contributing to the national weight trends.
Coffee contains an abundance of micronutrients and antioxidants, and researchers discovered in animal trials that one compound in particular helps the body regulate fasting glucose levels
Living in the 21st century comes with perks, but it also has its drawbacks – including some, like nighttime noise, that people may not even be aware of.
The long-term study used data from the Longitudinal Study of American Youth, a national sample of 2,774 individuals over a three year period.
A new study found that a certain visual phenomenon is heightened when a person is intoxicated.
Bisphenol A, more commonly known as BPA, has often been considered a harmful substance found in plastics and resins by the general public.
The negative results were found among professional cleaners as well as those who cleaned around the house.
Researchers analyzed MRI scans of adults using cannabis to find some interesting improvements in brain health.
New research studied whether vaping is "safer" than smoking nicotine cigarettes.
Researchers looked at households with pets to see how the health and well-being of pet owners fared later in life.
For those who suffer from a gambling addiction, the National Institute for Health and Welfare in Finland is working on a treatment.
Adding more greens to your diet could be the way to live a longer life with a sharper brain.
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.