Ginger can be consumed as a delicacy, medicine or spice. It's one condiment that not only spices up the food giving it the punch, but also comes with a pack of health and beauty benefits.
A hospital technician has died of the Ebola-like Marburg virus in Kampala, the Ugandan government said.
Researchers have developed an innovative patient management system at the acute stroke unit of Kelowna (BC) General Hospital, that can reduce the number of stroke patient bed days by more than 25 percent, according to a new study.
Sexting may be the new "normal" part of adolescent sexual development and is not strictly limited to at-risk teens, suggests a new study.
For every minute of delay in treatment of stroke, people typically lose two million brain cells. Yet, according to a new study, those delays can be longer when people experience a stroke in a hospital.
Researchers have discovered that T-cells - a type of white blood cell that learns to recognize and attack microbial pathogens - are activated by a pain receptor, according to a new study.
Here are four herbs that apart from adding flavor to the food, up the health quotient of the dishes.
If you ever longed for a night's sleep, then you probably are aware how significant a sound sleep is. Experts keep vouching for getting a good night's sleep but if those are not enough here are four more health benefits of sleeping well that you might not be aware of:
The Endocrine Society issued a new Clinical Practice Guideline (CPG) advising against the use of testosterone therapy in healthy women, according to a press release.
An increasing number of breast cancer patients in the United States are having breast reconstruction surgery immediately after mastectomy, according to a new study.
Walking helps reduce incidence of functional limitation in individuals with or at risk of knee osteoarthritis, over two years, according to a new study.
The number of polio cases in Pakistan has plunged to its highest level in 14 years after attacks on immunization teams led to a surge in incidences of the disease, according to health authorities.
Experts have raised concerns over the accepted wisdom that aggressive treatment with high drug dosages and long durations is always the best way to stem the emergence and spread of resistant pathogens.
A 'mini-stroke' might increase the risk of developing post-traumatic stress disorder, according to a new study.
Aerobic physical activity is strongly associated with better health-related quality of life, fewer depressive symptoms and prolonged life in kidney failure patients on dialysis, according to a new study.