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.
The simple act of talking to ourselves may do wonders for dealing with our emotions in stressful situations.
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.
A study showed that kids who drank plant-based milk only were significantly shorter than their peers who drank regular cow's milk.
Although ketamine use isn't completely understood, a new study suggests it may prove helpful for treating older patients who struggle with depression.
The study suggests that couples instinctively try to avoid discomfort when kissing.
The study adds compelling evidence to support the overall benefits of green tea consumption, while finding even more reason to brew a batch.
The vaccine centers around previous research that has identified a common type of virus, called an enterovirus, as a cause of type 1 diabetes.
Researchers noticed a certain group of bacteria was associated with better test scores among one-year-olds.
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.
A team of international researchers explored the possibility of gene therapy in dogs to reverse and ultimately cure Duchenne muscular dystrophy.
A new study found evidence that early speech recognition occurs in the womb.
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.
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.
Stevia leaf extract was shown to treat the tick-borne disease better than traditional antibiotics.
New research shows that one form of vitamin D supplementation is twice as better at raising levels in the body.
Researchers have determined when the body can gain peak physical performance during the day.
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.
Forgetting can do more for your brain than you might think.
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.
Researchers hope to use the study as a base to regulate the signals with drugs that could send waves of growth into balding areas.
The study, assessing risk-and-reward behavior among rats, may provide clues as to why some people prefer to live a steady, predictable life while others are more prone to taking chances.
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.
Looking for extra energy or to ease your stress? Addictive Wellness Chocolates are the all-natural solution for combatting stress and fatigue that doesn't compromise taste.
Here's why you may want to rethink that glass of wine before bed.
The unique technique can rub the esophagus and scrape away cells that scientists can then examine for cancer.
To truly protect yourself, it’s time to give your cleaning ritual an overall tech upgrade.
Even high-income countries with state-of-the-art healthcare are facing cases of gonorrhea that have become resistant to treatment via any known antibiotics.
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.
Lurking within the ever-present dust that floats around your house and accumulates everywhere are harmful chemicals that potentially wreak havoc on your body's metabolic system.
Working the night shift has some seriously damaging effects, particularly at the DNA level.
A group of participants saw a reduction in migraine days of three days per month thanks to the treatment.
It's summertime, which almost always means getting a sunburn. Here's why you may want to take some vitamin D.
A new study found that administering chemotherapy led to elevated levels of proteins and other markers that are tied to metastasis, or the spreading of cancer.
Researchers at Princeton found a link between children getting less sleep and shorter telomere lengths.
Vaccines built around a person’s own DNA have proven effective at beating back cancer, two studies show. While the studies are small and the results,...