For good health, be sure to eat fruits and vegetables, exercise regularly and lie as seldom as possible.
US health officials on Friday warned the public to be careful around pigs after an outbreak of flu among visitors to county fairs.
The FDA is unlikely to rule out personal genetics tests, but it may require that physicians get more involved.
On Euston Road in London, about seven miles from where Oscar Pistorius will run in the Olympics atop legs of carbon fiber, is the Wellcome Collection, home to an array of science-based exhibits
Older adults with low vitamin D levels -- especially those who are frail -- have an increased risk of death.
I’ve rarely taught a class or had a consultation without discussing the subject of detoxification, or cleansing.
As the United States bakes under the summer sun, dermatologists often warn of cancer risks posed by ultraviolet (UV) sunlight.
New research suggests that parents shouldn't trust a Google search for accurate information on infant sleep safety.
Researchers presented evidence Wednesday for the existence of cancer stem cells, with three different studies seeking to end a decades-old scientific dispute about how tumours grow.
A man was killed Wednesday when a bicycle was involved in a collision with an Olympics shuttle bus just outside the site of the Games in London, police said.
If you aren’t suffering from obesity as 7 out of 10 Americans are suffering, maintain your eating and nutrition style. If you don’t have diabetes, hemorrhoids, cancer, heart disease and many other diseases related to the American diet—good for you.
Harvard University researchers' review of fluoride/brain studies concludes "our results support the possibility of adverse effects of fluoride exposures on children's neurodevelopment."
A small group of patients with HIV in France have been able to stop taking Aids drugs without any resurgence of the virus in their bodies, giving scientists new hope that a “functional cure” for HIV may be possible.
If the scientific link between fluoride exposure and a noted decreased in IQ is a conspiracy theory, then perhaps the Harvard researchers who just confirmed such a link should be tarred and feathered by the ‘evidence-based’ medical media. In a tellin
An injection of a specific chemical directly into the eyes can temporarily restore sight in blind mice, suggesting a new therapy for people with vision loss, a new study says.
A spike in international cases of measles and an increase in the number of parents choosing not to vaccinate their children has health officials worrying
Three studies presented Thursday at a major world conference on AIDS show new ways that scientists are striving toward a cure for the three-decade-old disease.
Our consumption of meat, eggs and milk leads the world. But we also lead the world in obesity, cancer, high blood pressure and heart attacks. If I had followed my father’s and brother’s eating habits, I would be dead right now.
He said, “You were born with a healthy heart. It has nothing to do with heart disease in your family. What you inherit are the eating patterns of your family and that ultimately gives you heart disease.”
If we all dropped dead after eating junk food, the message would have been loud and clear: DO NOT INGEST!
Some people refer to it as “liquid gold”, but most of us understand it as honey.
“I would rather be ashes than dust. I would rather my spark burn out in a brilliant blaze than be stifled by dry rot. I would rather be a superb meteor, than a sleepy, comfortable planet. I will use my time."
The US Food and Drug Administration announced Tuesday that the chemical bisphenol-A (BPA) is now officially banned from the manufacturing of baby bottles and sippy cups
Many of these habits are not only completely accepted by our society and typically viewed as risk free, but are extremely common as well.
Over the past two years, there has been mounting medical and scientific evidence of the grave biological dangers to humans from so-called “Smart” Meters exposure that are being installed by the hundreds of thousands all over North America and Europe.
It is our goal to help our friends understand the benefits of wellness and what’s needed in our diets, that’s been stripped away, so we can make sure we all stay healthy.
Overhydrating will actually worsen athletic performance, not improve it. As you begin to consume too much water, your cells will start to swell, leading to such symptoms as gastrointestinal upset, dizziness, soreness and others. In severe cases, the
American adults may boost their life expectancy by two years by sitting for fewer than three hours a day, researchers said Tuesday, while admitting this was a tough task.
Health officials in Florida hastened their closure of the nation’s only dedicated tuberculosis hospital on cost-cutting grounds as one of the worst outbreaks of the deadly disease in 20 years was taking a grip on the state, it has been revealed.