Researchers have created a computer algorithm that can spot signs of depression in people’s Instagram accounts, based on their photos’ attributes.
A new study shows that fidgeting and tapping your toes at your desk may actually help decrease the risk of arterial dysfunction.
A new study suggests that heart attack patients who take high-dose fish oil supplements may suffer less permanent damage to their heart.
Contact lenses are generally very safe to use, but if you use them incorrectly, you could pay for it with pain, infection, and loss of vision.
A new study suggests that viruses are 10 times more likely to be successful at infecting their hosts in the morning, especially if the persons’s circadian rhythm is disrupted.
Many people in the United States hang on to leftover antibiotics and say that if they got sick, they’d use them without going to the doctor, a new study finds.
A new study suggests that despite a pre-disposition to a variety of health issues, Latinos age much more slowly than their counterparts of other races.
A new study suggests that where you were born, and what season you were born in, may affect your risk for celiac disease.
Despite UN goals to slash the occurrence, the maternal death rate has risen alarmingly over the past several years across the United States.
Science may not give much focus to the alternative therapy known as cupping, but there are indeed studies that show cupping to be effective.
If you spend a lot of time sitting, exercise a couple of days a week won’t cut it. To protect your heart, you need to sit less and more more every day.
The American Academy of Pediatrics has published a study showing that an overwhelming number of children are sleeping in an unsafe environment.
A recent clinical trial has found that an experimental stem cell therapy known as MPC-300 could be effective against rheumatoid arthritis.
Scientists found a compound that could help them create an opioid painkiller rivaling morphine, but without the side effects and addictive properties.
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.