Thousands of lives across 20 U.S. cities would be saved, and thousands of serious health problems could be prevented with tighter air pollution standards.
Can sleep apnea have a negative effect on your weight? Recent research reveals that this is likely the case.
Recent research from the Walk Again Project found that those who had lost mobility saw great improvement after interacting with a robot.
A new Belgian study shows that people rely on two different internal “time keeping devices” to regulate their sleep patterns.
New research suggests that those who have grandparents with major depressive disorder (MDD) have a threefold risk of developing the disorder themselves.
A new Danish study has found that people who have been hospitalized for a serious infection are at a higher risk for suicide.
Millions of Americans have drinking water that is contaminated with industrial chemicals linked to cancer, thyroid problems, and many other health problems.
A new study shows that while women’s confidence in their bodies was still generally lower than men, it has been positively increasing over time.
A new study shows that older adults who have a positive view of aging handle stress better than those who see getting older as a negative thing.
A new study shows that cases of advanced prostate cancer are increasing dramatically, and suggests that more men should be screened.
Gene-testing company 23andMe has made a major breakthrough in the study of depression, linking 15 regions of the human genome to the issue.
A new poll by Research!America has indicated that Americans fear blindness as much as they fear Alzheimer’s, cancer, and HIV/AIDS.
McDonald’s has been in the news a lot this month, thanks to big changes the fast-food company is making to several of its menu offerings.
Scientists now think they are one step closer to treating three diseases: Chagas disease, leishmaniasis, and human African trypanosomiasis.
Taking into account cost of birth, prevalence of childcare, and infant mortality rate, a study reveals the best and worst states to have a baby.
How disgusting is double dipping? In one study, dip is carefully studied before and after someone dips their chips into it. Here are the results.
Wendy’s announced earlier this month that it would phase out the use of antibiotics important to human health in its chickens by 2017.