Democratic Representative Barney Frank wed his longtime partner, James Ready, on Saturday, becoming the first sitting congressman to enter into a same-sex marriage.
According to researchers, a person's circle of friends may influence his or her weight.
According to researchers at the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth College, teen-friendly movies without smoking scenes would deter adolescents from picking up a cigarette.
People with traces of anxiety related issues suffer more with technology acting as a tipping point
Effects of weather conditions on humans has not been taken seriously and a new study speaks of grave consequences like suicides during summer
According to UK researchers, adding enzymes from seaweed microbes to toothpaste and mouthwash could provide better protection against tooth decay.
New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg's recent plan to restrict cup sizes for sugar-sweetened beverages to 16 ounces (47 centiliters) has reignited debate over what health advocates call "liquid candy."
You might want to add an extra fruit to your diet - strawberries. According to a new study, strawberries could surprisingly have some added some extra benefits to your health.
Eat less, not just for a better a slim body, but also for an increased life expectancy of 20 years.
Nearly 1.4 million homes and businesses in the eastern United States remained without power amid a heat wave on Tuesday, and storm damage forced many Fourth of July celebrations to be canceled.
If you smoke, have had a head injury, or have been exposed to pesticide, you may be at risk for a rare sleep disorder that causes people to kick or punch during sleep, according to a study published in the June 27, 2012, online issue of Neurology®, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology
A team of University of Colorado School of Medicine obesity researchers concludes that "what the nation needs is a new battle plan - one that replaces the emphasis on widespread food restriction and weight loss with an emphasis on helping people achieve 'energy balance' at a healthy body weight."
It is here, at a medical marijuana plantation atop the hills of the Galilee, where researchers say they have developed marijuana that can be used to ease the symptoms of some ailments without getting patients high.
All of us, at some point or the other in life, have done it. We have all laughed out hard even though it was not genuine just to keep up our sleeve for those awkward moments such as a boss's bad joke or simply in attempt to please someone. However, while we think that we have more or less mastered the art of fake laugh, researchers say, that even the best attempts to fake a laugh cannot fool anyone, say researchers.A latest research has found that all of us are really good at distinguishing b...
Researchers from the United Kingdom and the Netherlands are saying that not getting enough sleep "jolts the immune system into action in the same type of immediate response shown during exposure to physical stress."
Senior citizens are at the top of the list of people at risk for contracting and unfortunately, passing away from the coronavirus. This is in great part due to their weaker immune systems and common existing health problems associated with aging. As such, it has been highly recommended that seniors do their best to remain at home to reduce the likelihood of contracting the virus.