A researcher is developing a biometric security system using the mental state of the person as the key for authorization or access.
Childhood obesity rates can be greatly affected by family income, a new study reported.
Not all hepatitis C patients with Medicaid are able to access potentially life-saving drugs, new research found.
Seniors living in rural areas of the United States are more likely to die earlier than those living in urban areas, a new study reported.
The global maternal mortality rate has declined by nearly 50 percent, the United Nations and the World Bank announced Thursday.
Before healthy lunch guidelines were enforced by the USDA, the majority of schools provided meals that would not have met USDA nutrition standards, a new study reported.
A new study reported that black diabetic patients are three times more likely to lose a limb in comparison to other patients.
According to a new study, many Americans with the exception of the poor are eating better today than they were before.
Apple Inc. is currently in discussions with certain health care providers in regards to its "HealthKit," a service that collects health data on one site that can be accessed by consumers and health providers.
Two new studies reported that "walkable" communities reduce risks of obesity and diabetes.
The latest Commonwealth Mirror Mirror report ranked the U.S. health care system last out of a list of 11 developed nations.
Disadvantaged children who attended high quality early childhood programs have a reduced risk of developing chronic diseases in later life, a new study reported.
Two more abortion clinics closed down due to Texas' new abortion law, rounding out to a total 19 closings so far.
Breast reconstructive surgeries have increased by almost 20 percent, according to a new study.
The gap between the life expectancies of rural and urban residents is growing, according to a new study.
Researchers from the University of Sheffield School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) are today making a series of recommendations for NHS mental health trusts to change the way they collect and use patient feedback to improve the quality of care for inpatients.