According to a new research, drinkers who live in the poor areas suffer from poor health as compared to wealthy drinkers because they are likely to have other harmful behaviors too. When drinking is combined with other behaviors such as smoking, followed by poor diet and excess weight, it can amplify the risk of alcohol-related conditions, as per the study.
Patients in hospital suffering from delirium may be associated with common antibiotics now more than ever, as per new research. Delirium is defined as mental confusion along with signs of hallucination and irritation may be caused due to medications
According to a new study, the adults who smoke pot are more susceptible than non-smokers to develop an addiction outside of drugs.
Egg yolks have been demonized for quite sometime because of the cholesterol content in the yellow part. However, yolks also contain all the good properties of an egg such as folate, vitamins, iron and most importantly, they contain nutrients – zeaxanthin and lutein, responsible for healthy eyes and brain.
Medical health services in England have been underfunded for far too long that has led to "thousands of tragic and unnecessary deaths," a report said Monday. The review, setup by NHS England with the help of an independent health taskforce, revealed that as many as £1 Billion funding was required by 2020-21 to provide adequate care to additional 1 million people
The study makes a strong pitch for PTSD screening in ERs.
The unusually high and worrying suicide clusters in Palo Alto has prompted CDC to launch a “contagion risk” investigation in the affluent Californian town.
Adderall remains the most frequently misused ADHD medication.
A group of popular heartburn medications has been linked to an increased risk of dementia, a new study reported.
Bloomberg School of Public Health at John Hopkins University developed tiny brain replicas to get deeper into the neurological diseases and its study
John Hopkins-based scientists are working on a lab grown mini-replica of human brain in an attempt to understand brain diseases better and replace animal drug testing.
According to a new study, people that are sleep-deprived are five times likelier to sign false confessions. This research adds to the growing psychological study that claims how our memories become less reliable when sleep deprived.
The laws that allow euthanasia or assisted suicide even justify the psychiatric patient’s decision to end their lives, theoretically. However, in execution, this practice can be very messy, said a Netherlands study.
A new study published in the New England Journal of Medicine suggests that dementia is on a decline in the past 40 years.
To maintain an active lifestyle between the ages of 40 and 50 can be beneficial in preventing shrinking of brain, thus extending the life expectancy, reveals a new study