Researchers have found that police officers who sleep fewer than six hours per night are more susceptible to chronic fatigue and health problems, such as being overweight or obese, and contracting diabetes or heart disease.
Researchers, for the first time have found evidence that an adult human lung can grow back, at least in part, after it has been removed surgically. Researchers used MRIs with hyperpolarized helium-3 gas to show that existing alveoli -- the tiny, air-exchange units of the lung -- actually increased in number after a 33-year-old woman had her entire right lung removed due to cancer, said the news release.The woman in the study showed a 64 percent increase in the number of alveoli in her lung 15 ye...
A latest research claims that sleep deprivation after a stressful event is good for the mental well-being.
According to researchers, as mortgage delinquencies and foreclosures loom, the rates of child abuse leading to hospitalization also increased.
A latest study reveals that psychological stress can lead to premature aging in people.
According to a new review published in the Cochrane Library, there's no good evidence that fans help during a heat wave.
Hypertension frequently coexists in patients with diabetes and a new University of Georgia study says the combined diseases could affect vision.
Catching a good 8 hours of sleep at night is important because a disturbed sleep at night ruins the whole of the next day with fatigue.
According to a new study, physical abuse may lead to poor heart health decades later and middle-aged women who were child abuse victims at increased risk for heart disease and diabetes.
Police officers are at an extremely greater risk of having long term physical and mental issues.
Effects of weather conditions on humans has not been taken seriously and a new study speaks of grave consequences like suicides during summer
Health programs should focus on men’s strengths to help them thrive amid societal stressors
A new study published in the Journal of the American Society of Nephrology has linked obesity to kidney problems after heart surgery.
A new study published in the British Medical Journal has revealed that exercises, such as turning your head right to left and back again or nodding your head up and down, led to reduced dizziness within a matter of weeks of starting, and the benefits lasted for at least a year.
A new study, done by researchers at Penn State and University College London, claims that children who are exposed to community violence continue to exhibit a physical stress response up to a year after the exposure.