Researchers have identified an estrogen receptor, previously shown to regulate blood pressure in women, also plays a significant role in regulating low-density lipoprotein cholesterol levels, according to a new study.
People's genetic makeup could one day be used to create one-of-a-kind diet plans, a new study out of the University of Toronto found.
Two new studies have examined ways to improve medication adherence in teens and young adults.
Olive oil is very healthy because it mainly contains monounsaturated fats and when using olive oil, here are five mistakes to avoid.
A new screening method can help predict suicide risk in soldiers with a history of mental health problems.
A new review concluded that the flu shot can be effective in protecting older people from influenza.
Eating a healthier diet can benefit the body and the planet, a new study concluded.
A new study found that exposure to tobacco and roadway air pollution can be linked to a greater risk of obesity.
According to two new studies, beta-blockers do not provide mortality benefit for heart attack survivors.
A UCSF team has launched SugarScience, an initiative that was created to provide the public with information on how added sugar can impact health.
Medicare announced its latest proposal that will offer coverage for annual lung cancer screenings to smokers or former smokers.
According to a new study, the child death rates have fallen the greatest in the poorest families from developing nations.
A new study reported that cigars can be as deadly as cigarettes.
Employers have a unique opportunity to improve Americans' health, suggests a new study.
According to a new study, school lunches have better average nutrition than packed lunches.