Premature babies at greater risk of mental problems such as depression and anxiety from childhood throughout adulthood. Families and friends are encouraged to help support and deal to reduce the risk of developing the menatl health problems.
Self-harming teens are more likely to develop mental health and addiction problems in adulthood, according to a new study.
Harboring depression or anger in teenage years may damage your love life two decades later.
Researchers found that people who have hypertension during young adulthood and through to middle age have an increased risk of heart disease.
Researchers found that young girls who ate peanut butter and nuts regularly had a lowered risk of being diagnosed with benign breast disease by the time they reached 30.
Childhood obesity may quadruple a person's risk of high blood pressure, a new study suggests.
Teens who regularly use marijuana may be at risk for developing serious psychiatric disorders such as schizophrenia, a new study suggests.
Researchers found that childhood cancer survivors have an increased rate of developing at least one chronic disease later on in life.
There are currently 23 deaths being tied to the initiation rites taking place in South Africa.
Will your kid strike it rich? Scientists say parents might be able to find out their children's future salary just by looking at their kid's math and reading test scores at age seven.
Overweight young adults are significantly more likely to develop kidney disease by the time the become seniors, according to a new study.
For all intents and purposes, the "War on Drugs" ended when nearly every state passed a law for recreational or medical marijuana use. The truth is, however, that law enforcement officers everywhere still actively pursue drug arrests. If you've been arrested for illicit drug use, you need to take the charges seriously. While there may be a valid defense or a program that can get you out of trouble for a first offense, the stigma can haunt you for a lifetime.