People with higher incomes and more education tend to have greater access to urban green spaces than their less privileged neighbours, a new University of British Columbia study of parks and greenery in 10 major North American cities has found.
It starts as a persistent and irritating pain in the foot or lower leg, then it gets more intense, maybe with swelling, and soon a runner knows she's being sidelined by one of the most common running injuries: a stress fracture. These tiny cracks in the bone can halt training for months or even end a sports season.
Poor cardiorespiratory fitness could increase your risk of a future heart attack, even if you have no symptoms of a lifestyle illness today, a new study has found.
People who feel faint, dizzy or lightheaded when standing up may be experiencing a sudden drop in blood pressure called orthostatic hypotension. Now a new study says middle-aged people who experience such a drop may have a greater risk of developing dementia or stroke decades later.
Quitting the habit of drinking too much coffee will provide the body more benefits upon taking healthier alternative beverages such as kombucha tea and green tea among others.
According to a new study, drinking moderately can be associated with a reduced risk of dementia.
Get to know why there is a decline in the sperm count of men coming from these three continents.
The benefits of drinking coffee just keep getting better and better, as two new studies inform us that it prolongs life.
Get to know if there are any health benefits from snorting chocolate.
Get to know if coconut oil is really a healthier option to cook your food.
A new study shows that The Affordable Care Act reduces heart attack deaths in middle aged Americans.
Get to know a psychological trick to make people eat more vegatables.
Researchers at Penn found that social isolation comes with greater consequences than loneliness.
According to a new study, yoga causes musculoskeletal pain in 10% of people and exacerbates 21% of existing injuries.
A new report confirms that more cosmetic products are causing health problems, specifically on the skin.
They may not be scientifically based, but the need for a solution outside of pharmaceuticals may encourage you to consider such options. When traditional medicine is not quite doing the trick, thinking outside the box and trying one of these options may bring surprising results.