Calorie restriction may not always be fun, but cutting back has benefits beyond even weight loss.
Stress makes its mark on the female face, according to a new study that finds men judge women with high levels of a stress hormone less attractive.
The American Cancer Society - one of the nation's best known and influential health advocacy groups - is 100 years old this week.
The H7N9 virus appears to have been brought under control in China largely due to restrictions at bird markets, but caused some $6.5 billion in losses to the economy, U.N. experts said.
An estimated 19 million Americans suffer from depressive disorders that can translate into disease by altering the sympathetic nervous system through elevated adrenaline and cortisol. Taking some...
For some patients with heart disease, taking antidepressants may reduce the risk of heart problems brought on by mental stress, a new study suggests
An experimental drug being developed by Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc. and Sanofi SA showed promising results during a small, mid-stage clinical trial in treating a subset of patients with...
How, when and what to drink to enjoy yourself but remain in control.
A new study published in the American Journal of Medicine has revealed a potential benefit from the use of cannabis. The article investigated the blood sugar-related effects of cannabis use among...
People will choose larger portions of food if they are labeled as being "healthier," even if they have the same number of calories, according to a new study.