Using an electronic monitoring device may help heart failure patients and their families stick to a low-salt diet, according to a new research.
Majority of us like to start morning with a shot of caffeine. It might be seen as an addiction, but there are myriad benefits of this addiction.
Majority of the 7 million consumers who got insurance under the president's health care law may see premiums go up next year, if they don't switch to another plan, said a press release.
Obesity among workers in the United States costs nation $8.65 billion per year in lost productivity, according to a new study.
Tainted drugs may have killed 13 women who underwent sterilization procedures in central India, according to officials.
The Democratic Republic of Congo on Saturday has declared itself Ebola-free, according to a press release. The nation witnessed a three-month outbreak of the disease that claimed 49 lives.
Nonsmokers traveling in an automobile with a smoker for sixty minutes had markers of elevated levels of carcinogens and other toxins in their urine, a new study has found.
Salivary mucins - key components of mucus - actively protect the teeth from the cariogenic bacterium, according to a new study.
A multi-institutional study has defined and established criteria for a new neurological disease closely resembling Alzheimer's disease called primary age-related tauopathy (PART).
Researchers have identified an estrogen receptor, previously shown to regulate blood pressure in women, also plays a significant role in regulating low-density lipoprotein cholesterol levels, according to a new study.
Transplanted kidneys may stop functioning long-term if they come from donors with variants in a particular gene, according to a new study.
Anesthesia, which is considered a blessing to patients and surgeons, has remain a mystery since its inception. Now, a new study is offering evidence that says the membrane proteins themselves are altered directly by anesthetics.
Every patient with pre-dialysis kidney disease should receive statins by current guidelines, reports a new study.
A majority of obese people in Britain would not describe themselves as "obese", and many of them would not even describe themselves as "very overweight", according to a new study.
The feeling that you get once you are well-rested, especially after a good night's sleep, barely matches with any other feeling.
Most people are familiar or have heard of sexual or physical abuse but have no idea that there is another type of abuse that is less obvious. This is called a financially abusive relationship where you wonder "Is my boyfriend using me financially?"