How does drinking beer or liquor, for example, variably change your mood? Researchers set to find out by studying various types of alcohol.
The study observed that children as young as three years old who are praised for being smart change behaviors after the compliment.
A new biometric payment system reads a customer’s finger veins to complete a purchase.
People who survive a melanoma diagnosis are advised to avoid the sun as they're at high risk for another diagnosis.
Can't remember to take the pill everyday? Here's an overview of alternate birth control devices and methods that may work better for you.
Researchers have determined when the body can gain peak physical performance during the day.
Baby Boomers and Gen Xers were not thought to be much at risk for depression or suicide, but this number has jumped from survey results 10 years ago.
A new melatonin product called REMfresh helps people sleep longer and better than traditional melatonin pills do.
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.
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.
Plainer packaging with upfront warnings has been found to be unappealing to customers.
The students say their product is better than other hangover supplements because it addresses the four root causes of hangovers.
The lovable Muppets living on "Sesame Street" have welcomed Julia, a character with autism, to the neighborhood.
Tobacco giant Philip Morris may eventually phase out selling conventional cigarettes, and a new cigarette alternative could play a role in the transition.
Researchers found a significant reduction of blood flow to the hippocampus, a region of the brain associated with creating and storing new memories.
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.
Researchers analyzed MRI scans of adults using cannabis to find some interesting improvements in brain health.
The researchers tested five types of diets on mice, dividing the animals into four groups based on similarities in DNA.
A new study has revealed the two happiest ages of life. Here are some tips for the time in between.
The documentary, called "Voices From the Outside," showcases how one organization is helping teach autistic children life skills through professional golf lessons.
Many gluten-free products found in grocery stores often contain higher levels of fats than their gluten counterparts.
Canadian researchers found that precipitous changes in the environment don’t bode well for a person’s health.
A new study found that if people spent less time outside one week than they did the week before, they were more likely to report that they were depressed or had anxious thoughts.
The vaccination day could be a particularly important time where one's positive mood influences the body’s immune response.
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.
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.
DuoSkin tattoos combine high-tech interfaces and fashionable gold leaf material.
Both men and women lie about their personal sexual histories, which has detrimental effects for public health records.
Babies aren't born racist, but a new study reveals their bias towards people of their own race as early as six months of age.
Oxytocin is a feel-good hormone, so researchers are studying its effects as a drug addiction treatment.
The negative results were found among professional cleaners as well as those who cleaned around the house.
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.
A study found that one type of relationship is more beneficial for overall health.
A new study finds that both boys and girls experience a gradual decline in physical activity starting at age seven, not during adolescence as previously thought.
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.
Between the ages of 10 and 14 for girls, and the ages of 12 and 16 for boys, is a crucial time in their physical development.
Hair is used to make wigs and old clothes are donated, so what can be done with fat taken out of people's bodies?
A new study found that obese individuals have double the risk of heart failure and a 50 percent heightened risk of coronary heart disease.
You’re probably used to applying sunscreen, but you can also protect your skin naturally through your diet.
The culture has shifted when it comes to breast augmentation surgery — now bigger is out and smaller is in.
Researchers found that children wield a fine-tuned sense of justice and can recognize acts of heroism as early as six months of age.
Scientists tested different concentrations of Listerine to determine how effective it is at reducing bacterial counts of gonorrhea.
If you have a tendency to forget things, you might want to read aloud what you want to remember.
Drinking that extra beer might not help you when adding up the tab, but it could help you in a foreign country.
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
The link is found only among pregnant women who took a product containing acetaminophen for 29 days in succession or more.
There's a 48-hour period after sex during which couples bond and are more satisfied with their relationship, a new study finds.
Multiple studies involving aquatic facilities across the U.S. found incidence of people falling ill from exposure to bacteria that lingers even in pools that are chemically treated.
A new study found that low-intensity exercise can help to prevent macular degeneration as we get older.
Researchers looked at households with pets to see how the health and well-being of pet owners fared later in life.