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.
While investigating Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS), researchers discovered that the first human to ever catch a cold may have gotten it from a camel.
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 National Institutes of Health official says the end of the Zika virus could still be a year or 2 away, and that Gulf Coast states, besides Florida, are most vulnerable.
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.
In the realm of good news, seventh-grade grade teacher Sabrina Drude was brought to tears when a total stranger paid for her teaching supplies.
The mother of a young girl with autism took to the internet to find a discontinued shirt for her daughter. She was sent 161 shirts from kind people everywhere.
A new study has identified two genes that make women with breast cancer more susceptible to die from the devastating disease.
It is already known that Zika can affect babies born to infected mothers, but new research suggests that the virus may affect adult brains as well.
For her 105th birthday, Ivena Smailes wished for one thing – a burly, tattooed firefighter to hand deliver her birthday cake. And boy, did she get her wish!
A string of cases of Hepatitis A outbreaks in Virginia may actually be linked to strawberry smoothies from a certain cafe, officials have stated.
Science may not give much focus to the alternative therapy known as cupping, but there are indeed studies that show cupping to be effective.
More light has been shone on the recent flooding in Louisiana when one couple cooked up a huge barbecue for flood victims and those in need.
The UK government has issued a plan of action in order to tackle the issue of childhood obesity, but many critics are calling it ‘weak.’