A study reports that 17,000 children are sent to the ER each year after suffering from a stroller- or carrier-related injury. That’s 2 kids every hour.
A new study suggests that couples who resolve any issues before going to sleep leads to better quality, more restorative sleep.
With the threat of the Zika virus looming, scientists have taken to studying the human placenta with a National Institutes of Health $50 million Human Placenta Project.
A new study suggests that acupuncture for pain may compete even with morphine, a potent opioid used to control pain in hospitals.
The attorney general of Kentucky filed a civil lawsuit against Johnson & Johnson over the way it marketed its transvaginal mesh products.
Researchers at the Stanford University School of Medicine have found that computers trained to detect lung cancer tissue may actually be more accurate than any human doctor.
Hundreds of thousands of people in the U.S. suffer a stroke each year, but a new study suggests that more than 90% of strokes are preventable.
Although there is no accepted treatment for Alzheimer’s yet, a study shows that we may find hope in a common period pain medication drug – mefenamic acid.
Florida officials are spraying a pesticide called naled which kills Zika-carrying mosquitoes, but is associated with serious health risks.
A new report shows that many children lack ideal cardiovascular health, due to poor diet and a lack of physical activity, leading to health problems later.
A new study suggests that acupuncture may help those who are suffering from the early stages of dementia, known as mild cognitive impairment (MCI).
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.