If you need help moving or with setting up a garage sale, you may want to schedule it for a cooler weekend.
In a study, participants who were lonely were 39 percent more likely to report higher severity of their cold symptoms than those who were not.
The amount of bacteria that lingers on a cake after the candles have been blown out is of some concern.
Researchers explored the connection between waist-to-hip ratio and cancers, such as pancreatic and bowel, with Ovarian cancer posing the highest threat.
The popular toy is posing a potential hazard for young children.
Researchers looked at households with pets to see how the health and well-being of pet owners fared later in life.
When the researchers considered other factors that could have contributed to mental illness, the connection between smoking and severe mental illness was no longer strong.
A study found that one type of relationship is more beneficial for overall health.
You’re probably used to applying sunscreen, but you can also protect your skin naturally through your diet.
Tests administered to older adults revealed that those who had sex on a weekly basis scored the highest on the standardized tests, particularly in verbal fluency.
It's summertime, which almost always means getting a sunburn. Here's why you may want to take some vitamin D.
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.
At a new nap spot in Japan, visitors can hit the snooze button while enjoying all the perks of a regular cafe.
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.
For college students who routinely go on binge drinking sprees, a new computerized interface may help curb the dangerous behavior. Researchers from Brown University School...
A new study found that being married essentially reduces a person’s chances of facing stress-derived health problems, and the waning level of cortisol among spouses has a lot to do with it.
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.
Researchers discovered that people who eat while standing up eat about thirty percent more calories than if they had been sitting down, which, with repetition, could cause weight gain.
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.
It's a condition thats prevalent among women of all ages.
In a study, perceived levels of intoxication increased by 51 percent among participants given a drink also labeled as an energy drink.
A new study showed that stressed out employees tend to bring their stress home to the dinner table, often making bad food choices.
Keeping the weight you've worked so hard to lose from coming back is possible with these diet and exercise tips.
The researchers theorized that the hippocampus, when affected by alcohol consumption, switches from retaining short-term to long-term memory.
In studying the presence of beta-carotene in participants, the researchers found that perception of attractiveness was based solely on looks, rather than the actual presence of an improvement in health.
Researchers have determined when the body can gain peak physical performance during the day.
Breast cancer patients who slept nine or more hours per night had a 46 percent greater chance of dying compared to women who slept eight hours or fewer.
Plainer packaging with upfront warnings has been found to be unappealing to customers.
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.
You're in good company if you've gone through these twelve stages of dieting.
Compression pants are a new wave of apparel technology that boast improved performance and reduced muscle soreness, but do they deliver actual results?
How often do you replace your skin care and makeup products? Here's why you should stick to the expiration dates and avoid using testers in stores.
Sedentary lifestyles among young people have reached a new low.
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.
While women performed better than men during the olfactory testing, a significant association was found for women between the odor identification and their overall social lives.
A new study says social media sites like Facebook and Instagram are making people feel less confident and secure about their appearance.
A group of campers found that a return to the natural light of day and the true darkness of night cured their bad sleeping habits.
Scientists tested different concentrations of Listerine to determine how effective it is at reducing bacterial counts of gonorrhea.
Drinking that extra beer might not help you when adding up the tab, but it could help you in a foreign country.
A woman from Connecticut noticed her Fitbit was tracking her unusually high heart rate, and this data ended up revealing a life-threatining condition.
Don't have the time to visit a doctor for injectable fillers? WrinkleMD is an at-home device that works to do away with your fine lines and wrinkles.
The illumy sleep mask uses natural light to both lull you to sleep and wake you up.
Researchers discovered that regular administration of THC among mice led to a significant reversal in the natural aging process of the brain.
Bisphenol A, more commonly known as BPA, has often been considered a harmful substance found in plastics and resins by the general public.
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.
Because procrastination can impede a person’s wellness, the new study may help chronic time-wasters improve their outlook.
Why are women serial apologizers, and how do we stop saying 'sorry' for unnecessary offenses?
While the scientists were focused on the ages of the fathers, the children’s social skills were affected for children with both younger and older fathers.
It turns out that certain plate colors have an impact on our perception of food.
A new study found that participants with compromised taste receptors sought out more sugar.