An alarming new report reveals that young and middle aged people are increasingly having more strokes than ever before.
Researchers reported that men who drank alcohol excessively sped up the progression of atherosclerosis, which occurs when there is plaque build up in the arteries.
Researchers reported that mortality rates for middle-aged adults and seniors rise during economic booms.
Having children may help lower mortality risk in people with type 1 diabetes, according to a new study. Researchers said these findings are especially true for women.
Being a little overweight might actually add years to your life, a new study suggests. New research reveals that older adults may live longer with a few extra pounds, but only if they don't pile on more pounds.
A new UN report found that even though childhood mortality rates have dropped by 50 percent in some regions of the world, there were still 6.6 million deaths last year.
Researchers found that even though heart attack patients are getting treated faster than before, the mortality rate has not fallen.
Researchers found that underweight women with coronary artery disease are at a greater risk of death.
Previous studies have shown that coffee can prevent cancer, extend life and even lower the risk of suicide. However, new research reveals that heavy coffee consumption may put younger people at risk for health problems and early death.
Children of overweight or obese moms are at greater risk of early heart death as adults.
Dialysis patients may live longer if their kidney specialist takes on fewer patients, according to a new study.
Researchers found that people with epilepsy are 10 times more likely than healthy people to die before reaching their mid-50s.
Researchers stressed that better treatment compliance within the first two years post bladder cancer diagnosis could lead to reduced death rates and recurrences.
Vegetarianism has been linked with a variety of health benefits. Previous studies found that vegetarians are less likely to develop heart disease, cancer, diabetes, obesity and hypertension. Now, a new study has linked vegetarian diets to reduced death rates.
A new survey reveals that a third of men in their forties and fifties admit to recklessly spending their money on sports cars because they are suffering from a midlife crisis.