Loss of tolerance to gluten - a protein composite found in wheat, rye and barley - is a dynamic process and that neither breastfeeding or delaying the introduction of gluten-containing foods provide significant protection against the disorder, finds a new study.
According to a new study, researchers found that people who lived closer to major roadways had a higher risk of hypertension.
Cancer is deadly but little can we do about it. New figures suggest that there's been a steep rise in rates of types that are caused by lifestyle factors - triggered by excess alcohol, smoking, obesity and even exposure to sun.
According to a new study, the drug used to treat kidneys was not any more effective than a placebo in reducing a patient's need for a dialysis post cardiac surgery.
A new study found that shorter people are more likely to have Barrett's esophagus and esophageal cancer in comparison to taller people.
According to a new study, working longer hours at a manual labor or low socioeconomic status job can increase risk of diabetes.
According to a new study, increasing skirt sizes can be linked to a greater risk of breast cancer in postmenopausal women.
According to a new study, women can be pressured by their providers to get C-sections and inductions even though they might not need them medically.
A link exists between childhood asthma and prenatal exposure to two phthalates used in a diverse array of household products, according to a new study.
A study has identified 23 new genetic variants linked to increased risk of the prostate cancer. The findings could help scientists explain a third of the inherited risk of the disease.
Few people prefer not to take risks, while some are just known for taking risky decisions. Researchers have now found that the volume of parietal cortex in the brain could predict where people fall on the risk-taking spectrum, according to new study.
A new study found that men who smoked prior to conception increase their baby's risk of developing asthma.
A new federal report found that around four out of five households ban smoking, reducing people's exposure to secondhand smoke inside the home.
The World Health Organization called suicide a "major public health problem" that affects someone every 40 seconds.
Two new studies reported that prolonged breastfeeding can reduce children's risk of infections and allergies.