Patients often don’t recall what was said in the doctor’s office. Should you record the visit to review later?
A handful of walnuts may trigger parts of the brain that make us feel satiated.
Black women are less likely to nurse their babies than whites and Hispanics. Organizations are trying to change that, both online and in person.
Heavy metals and BPA can be detected in sweat. But whether tiny amounts of chemicals present a health concern is unknown.
Suicide rates are higher in rural counties, according to a new study, and the reason is firearm use by men.
Dr. Diamond, a neuroscientist, challenged the long-held assumption that the brain is a static and unchangeable entity and examined Albert Einstein’s.
The Modi government has been sharply criticized after children died when a vendor cut off oxygen supplies for lack of payment.
Aledade, a tech start-up, is working to reduce health care costs while improving care. The results are on view at two medical practices in southeast Kansas.
Research that studied semen samples from nearly 43,000 men from 50 countries detected a sharp downward trend that is provoking broad health concerns.
Working out during a language class amplifies an adult’s ability to memorize, retain and understand new vocabulary.
Human behavior researchers offer four reasons why it's worth experiencing totality in a large group, even if the toilets overflow.
If President Trump makes good on his promise to “let Obamacare implode,” premiums for the most popular plans would rise about 20 percent next year.
With an announcement in Nevada, a market that the president said was set to “implode” shows yet more signs of health.
A German-born medical missionary who discovered her life’s calling by chance was hailed as “the Mother Teresa of Pakistan.”
The fewer hours of sleep a child got, the greater the risk of a higher B.M.I. and insulin resistance.
Many transgender women say they feel increasingly unsafe, and that “passing” is necessary for survival.
Stroke has been considered a male disease, but it is very prevalent in women too, with a high risk of disability and death.
Women with insomnia were nearly twice as likely to deliver before 34 weeks gestation.
The Chinese martial art improved balance in older men and women.
In the rush to get back in the game, we may short-circuit the rehabilitation needed to allow an injured joint to heal fully.