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.
Two new studies have examined ways to improve medication adherence in teens and young adults.
A new study found that exposure to tobacco and roadway air pollution can be linked to a greater risk of obesity.
A UCSF team has launched SugarScience, an initiative that was created to provide the public with information on how added sugar can impact health.
A former Google and eBay executive, Stephanie Tilenius, has created an app to help people manage chronic illness.
A new study found that the rates of type 1 diabetes cases in non-Hispanic white children and adolescents have increased from 2002 to 2009.
A new study found that children who ate breakfast daily had a reduced risk of getting type 2 diabetes.
WebMD's Health Target is a new app that aims to help people manage their fitness goals and chronic illnesses.
In a new study, researchers reported that people who enjoyed life more tended to have better physical functions as they aged.
In a new study out of RAND Corporation, researchers found that PepsiCo's Wellness Program was not effective in reducing healthcare costs for people with health risks.
Researchers studied mice models and found that a faulty MADD gene was tied to type 2 diabetes.
In a new study that conducted a systematic review of old studies, researchers concluded that hypertension during pregnancy could increase one's risk of stroke in the future.
A Johns Hopkins study found that caregivers have an increased life expectancy than non-caregivers.
In a new report, researchers remind people that one's risk of developing type two diabetes is due to several factors, ranging from age to family history and not just weight.
A new study reports that childhood physical punishment increased risk of obesity, arthritis and heart disease in adulthood.
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.