Researchers at the University of Cambridge are warning that being overweight in middle age may age your brain by 10 years.
Two new studies have shown that Alzheimer’s disease is frequently misdiagnosed, which can lead to significant emotional consequences for many.
It has been thought that having a sickle cell trait may increase one’s risk of premature death. However, new studies suggest that this may not be the case.
Americans are heavier than ever. But just how heavy? Evidently, the average American man has packed on 15lbs over the course of the last 20 years.
In a new study, people who read a book for about 30 minutes a day were found to live approximately 2 years longer than those who didn’t read at all.
42 U.S. states are dealing with a major outbreak of “super lice” just as kids are starting to go back to school after summer break.
A new study suggests that those who consume animal proteins are at a higher risk for death than those who do not.
With temperatures rising, it is important that you take the necessary steps to protect yourself from heat related issues. Here are 5 no-brainer tips on how to cool yourself down.
Cockroach milk may be the next superfood, and 1 researcher predicts it may find its way into protein drinks via yeast – bioengineered yeast.
Soybean fields in parts of Arkansas, Missouri, and Tennessee are plagued by “superweeds” that have become resistant to Monsanto’s herbicide ingredient, glyphosate.
A new investigation by the Associated Press (AP) is suggesting that flossing might not actually work as well as we have been led to believe.
A small but increasing number of young children are being exposed to marijuana edibles in Colorado, and winding up in the hospital.
The FDA is adding a stronger boxed warning on a dangerous class of antibiotics know for causing serious, and sometimes permanent, side effects.
Researchers have discovered a gene linked to causing ALS — and it is said that the Ice Bucket Challenge’s flood of donations two years ago largely helped.
The UN says that babies who are not breastfed within the first 23 hours of being born are 40 percent more likely to die within their first 28 days.
A new study shows that sitting for 8 hours per day can be as dangerous as obesity and even smoking, and you need to exercise this much to undo the damage.
A new study may help explain why the ill symptoms some people experience after eating wheat but who don’t have celiac disease.