Researchers at Princeton found a link between children getting less sleep and shorter telomere lengths.
Here's why you may want to rethink that glass of wine before bed.
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.
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.
Smoking may have a longer, more harmful impact on your health than previously thought. In fact, it can permanently damage a person’s DNA.
The number of medication errors in American homes has doubled since 2000.
A person may exercise daily, eat healthy foods, and maintain an active lifestyle, but just two short weeks can change everything.
Many hookah products have misleading labels — some with triple the amount of nicotine listed on the labels — according to new research.
It's summertime, which almost always means getting a sunburn. Here's why you may want to take some vitamin D.
The connection between loneliness and self-centeredness feeds on itself to amplify feelings on both sides.
Breast cancer is the fifth most common cause of death from cancer in women, and the risk grows the more someone drinks alcohol, a new report found.
A new male contraceptive method has proven highly effective at reducing pregnancy in female partners, yet consumers may not find it on the market for awhile.
A study found that incorporating just 10 minutes of meditation into one's daily routine could help to greatly reduce wandering thoughts and improve focus.
The most popular Facebook posts are sometimes the least accurate, including recent stories about the Zika virus, a new study shows.
Having a higher IQ may equate to living longer, regardless of socioeconomic status.
Dirty money often refers to money obtained illegally, but it turns out that it can be taken far more literally.
Here's how our smartphones are actually making us stupid.
You may want to think twice the next time you send your pooch to the doghouse.
Researchers say that people with this genetic variant have a different quality of life, mostly because of their night owl tendencies.
Moving to a big city might be just the thing for getting one's priorities straightened out.
Theres especially a risk for people aged 75 or older.
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.
The study raises questions about what, if anything, aging men can do to boost conception rates when pairing with younger or same-aged women.
The popular toy is posing a potential hazard for young children.
New research analyzes whether or not listening to music can aid in developing the parts of the brain that process sound and control movement.
Pilots, flight attendants and even frequent flyers are all susceptible to the adverse effects of contaminated in-flight air quality.
For smokers who are looking to quit, but are afraid of the weight gain that comes along with dropping a tobacco habit, there could be an easier way.
New study findings oppose current recommendations from the American Academy of Pediatrics, which advise that young children sleep in their parents’ rooms for a full year.
Sedentary lifestyles among young people have reached a new low.
Casual drinking — or about five to seven drinks per week — can triple your risk of mental decline as you move into middle age and older.