Dancing does a lot more for your health than you may realize.
Traumatic events impact the brains of boys and girls differently, according to a new study out of Stanford University.
The researchers hope to determine whether the engineered ovaries are successful for women.
Researchers created a mussel-based glue that also led to a healthier functioning of skin cells after a wound had healed.
With people now living well past 100 years of age, and advances in medical care ever present, there's no telling what the maximum human age is.
Sugar breaks down in a reaction known as glycation, and its byproducts can cause damage to brain cells.
The new study sheds light on a growing body of research focusing on naturally occurring compounds, taking a wide-glance view of potential plant-based treatments.
Pollution is a severe and underreported contributor to global disease.
Your laundered clothes may not be as fresh as you think — especially if you share your washing machine with a housemate.
A new study finds that drinking diet soda actually leads to long-term weight gain among other health complications.
Parents who can’t get their kids to stop biting their nails might rest a easier knowing these habits could protect their youngsters against allergies.
A new study sheds light on how creative people use their brains differently.
A woman in Georgia had no idea she was pregnant, until she showed up at a hospital seeking treatment for what she thought were kidney stones.
A team of international researchers explored the possibility of gene therapy in dogs to reverse and ultimately cure Duchenne muscular dystrophy.
"Positional bias" can help to explain this evolutionary behavior seen in humans and other mammals.
The new guidelines call for beginning treatment in those with a systolic blood pressure of 150 or higher.
Dozens of sites did not even meet the researchers’ inclusion criteria, which required having written reviews of doctors, no fee for use, a search-by-name option, and not being restricted to a certain specialty or insurance plan.
Vital Updates spoke with Miss USA Deshauna Barber about her lesser known role in the Army Reserves, what it's like to be a woman in the military, and what she thinks of the controversial show "Thirteen Reasons Why."
New research shows that 37 percent of people with asthma also have “clinically significant” insomnia.
The researchers believe the new study holds public health ramifications beyond just the increasing number of teens who go under the knife.
At only 3 years old, Melyssa Delgado Braga’s face was being consumed by myxoma, a rare yet aggressive facial tumor.
Whether you prefer coffee, tea or even chocolate, regularly consuming caffeine has been found to procure health benefits, like combatting inflammation as we get older.
It's summertime, which almost always means getting a sunburn. Here's why you may want to take some vitamin D.
Beach umbrellas are stylish and functional, but you still need to apply some sunscreen if you want to avoid a sunburn, even in the shade.
Stevia leaf extract was shown to treat the tick-borne disease better than traditional antibiotics.
A person may exercise daily, eat healthy foods, and maintain an active lifestyle, but just two short weeks can change everything.
You may want to think twice the next time you send your pooch to the doghouse.
The study authors found that doctors on average are charging more than two and a half times what Medicare pays.
Moving to a big city might be just the thing for getting one's priorities straightened out.
Dirty money often refers to money obtained illegally, but it turns out that it can be taken far more literally.
Data from the observational studies demonstrated clinically significant weight gain for children younger than the age of two.
In a study, perceived levels of intoxication increased by 51 percent among participants given a drink also labeled as an energy drink.
According to the CDC, as of November 5, there were 2,879 cases of mumps across 45 states and the District of Columbia.