New sleep guidelines give parents a better idea of how much their babies, younger children, and teens should be sleeping.
In an analysis of 7 previous studies, researchers found that young migraine sufferers are more likely to have vitamin deficiencies.
In a letter dated June 8, the FDA warned Whole Foods that unsanitary conditions and practices had been discovered in one of its food prep facilities.
Science has shown once again that eating a diet rich in protein creates feelings of satiety that help people feel full longer.
Combined with chemotherapy, curcumin (turmeric extract) is effective in fighting cancer; but studies suggest that curcumin works better when used alone.
A 25-year-old man lived 555 days without a heart by carrying around a machine to keep his body going in a backpack.
Brain scans and questionnaires give confirmation that walking in nature elevates mood and cognitive functioning, and lessens depression and stress.
Sweet basil seeds are emerging as a new superfood that can replace or be used with chia seeds for a potent nutritional punch. Here are 11 reported health benefits of basil seeds.
Warning signs have been posted in the Lake Tahoe area after a flea carrying plague was found on a yellow chipmunk, the U.S. Forest Service announced June 6.
If you love working in the garden but find that mosquitoes often ruin it for you, embrace these 8 plants that repel mosquitoes naturally.
Did you know that spinach could build the strength of the macular pigment, a shield against vision loss? Eat spinach for eyesight!
A new study identified more than 1,600 injuries from wire-bristle grill brushes reported in ERs since 2002. Be careful when grilling!
Researchers report that without the deep sleep of a REM cycle, the brain fails to organize and coordinate spatial and emotional memory.
Nineteen-year-old Aimee Rouski recently had a Facebook post go viral when she showed the world that anyone could be dealing with ‘invisible diseases.’
It is reported that more than half of the people diagnosed with autism have insufficient melatonin levels. Could increasing levels provide relief?
Researchers in Japan found that oil rich in omega-3 fatty acids turned “bad” fat cells into healthy ones that burn calories.
The results of a massive new study suggest that teen girls who consume plenty of fruits and veggies significantly cut their risk of future breast cancer.