Seniors with a sense of purpose in life are less likely to develop Alzheimer’s disease and other conditions, and more likely to live longer than people without this kind of underlying motivation, according to studies.
How insurance companies use a Florida law to get undocumented immigrants arrested and deported when they get injured on the job — and what it means in Trump’s America.
Like many Africans, I didn’t know the hints of a lurking depression. I thought feeling sad, hopeless and pessimistic most of the time was natural.
A seven month-old baby in Belgium died from malnutrition after his parents put him on an alternative gluten-free diet despite no actual medical diagnosis or recommendation.
For African-Americans, the isolation of living in a racially segregated neighborhood may lead to an important health issue: higher blood pressure.
After almost losing his own mother to the disease, Mexican teen Julio Rios Cantu has patented a bra that can detect early signs of breast cancer.
Scientists in the United States have developed a bio bag filled with fluid that mimics the environment of the womb and the functions of the placenta.
It might seem silly that a concoction made of just lemon and water could be a health trend, but many are raving about the benefits of the beverage.
To cook or not to cook. Vegetables are an incredibly healthy source of fuel—nutrient-packed and light on the calories. There’s no question about that.
From an evolutionary standpoint, sleep is quite literally a waste of your time, yet it’s fought its way through countless years of adaptation in nearly every living animal on Earth.