We often ignore gym etiquettes but they are as important as being well-mannered at the dining table and office.
US regulators have approved Harvoni - a daily pill to treat hepatitis C that is simpler to administer than long-standing treatments. The Harvoni pill costs $94,500 for a 12-week course of treatment, or $1,125 per pill.
The North American Menopause Society (NAMS) will soon launch a first-ever menopause mobile app designed for use by both clinicians and patients that will help manage menopausal symptoms and assess risk factors, according to a press release.
Building toilets in rural India is not enough to improve public health, according to a new study.
A computerized surveillance system that allows preschools and child care centers to report illness to local public health departments could improve the detection of disease outbreaks, according to a new study.
Flies are attracted to beer as much as the rest of us, and now researchers are providing a plausible explanation for the behavior.
Majority of computer users suffer from the symptoms of Computer Vision Syndrome (CVS) and a study shows that prolonged sitting while at your desks can increase your risk of heart disease, diabetes and stroke.
Researchers have used light to erase specific memories in mice, proving a basic theory of how different parts of the brain work together to retrieve episodic memories, according to a new study.
Adopting a combination of five key healthy behaviors can reduce the risk of developing bowel cancer, according to a new study.
Human colon cells may become cancerous when they lose the ability to produce a hormone that helps the cells maintain normal biology, suggests a new study.
Intensive parenting and health education provided in homes of pregnant American Indian teens reduced the mothers' illegal drug use, depression and behavior problems, according to a new study.
Elevated levels of total cholesterol and triglycerides in the blood of men who underwent surgery for prostate cancer, can increase the risk for disease recurrence, according to a new study.
There are many myths about many topics and one of the most popular is mediation. The word "meditation" itself conjures up all kinds of images and notions. Here we are listing five myths about mediation:
A type of laxative a person takes might be a factor in their odds for colon cancer, according to a new study.
Many children may become allergic to peanuts before they first eat them, and skin exposure may contribute to early sensitization, suggests a new study.