How You Like Your Coffee May Depend On Your Genes

By | Tue, 10/07/2014 - 09:22

A genome-wide meta-analysis identifies six novel genetic variants associated with habitual coffee consumption.

Hearing Our Own Voice Hurts For A Reason

Don't Worry, Everyone Else Hates How Their Voice Sounds, Too [VIDEO]

By | Mon, 10/06/2014 - 17:57

We sound different because of an orchestra of vibrations playing inside our heads.

Microwave Ovens Aren't As Dangerous As We Think

Is Standing Next To A Microwave Really Bad For Your Health?

By | Mon, 10/06/2014 - 17:35

Americans have been fearing their microwaves for years, but science is having a hard time proving if it's bad for you or not.


People Aren't Afraid Of Overdoses When They Have A Prescription

By | Fri, 10/03/2014 - 14:32

When people abuse opioid-based painkillers, the fact it's not "heroin" compels them to avoid educating themselves on overdose.


Your Brain Can't Tell The Difference Between Your Dog And Child

By | Fri, 10/03/2014 - 11:09

Your golden retriever's grin and your little bundle of joy cause the same parts of your brain to light up with affection.


Cheer Up: Facebook Can Help Remind You Who's Worse Off

By | Thu, 10/02/2014 - 17:16

Whether we like it or not, humans can be pretty vain sometimes. But at least it cheers us up.

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7-Eleven Hopes To Lure Healthy Eaters With Quinoa And Juice

By | Thu, 10/02/2014 - 14:47

A new, healthy menu has debuted at select 7-Eleven Stores in Los Angeles.


New Viagra Ad Encourages Women To Begin Erectile Dysfunction Discussion

By | Tue, 09/30/2014 - 11:08

The first Viagra TV commercial advertising the world's top-selling erectile dysfunction drug to women, and not men, will begin airing Tuesday on shows, including "CSI," "Blue Bloods," and "48 Hours."


The 8,000-Calorie Breakfast That Comes With A Health Waiver [PHOTO]

By | Tue, 09/30/2014 - 09:47

Most people will feel full a quarter of the way into the meal, but they'd only be finishing the milkshake that comes on the side.

Deep Fried Mars Bars Increase Stroke Risk

Don't Deep-Fry Your Mars Bars; They Could Literally Trigger A Stroke

By | Mon, 09/29/2014 - 15:44

Deep frying Mars bars increases the risk of stroke in men within minutes.

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Are We Really Surprised Caffeine-Infused Weight Loss Undies Don't Work?

By | Mon, 09/29/2014 - 15:40

Wacoal America and Norm Thompson Outfitters, which owns Sahalie and others, were accused of deceptive advertising that claimed their caffeine-infuses clothing would cause weight loss.


iGrow Gets FDA Approval: Balding Men Everywhere, Rejoice!

By | Wed, 09/24/2014 - 17:33

A newly-approved device uses red light technology to stimulate hair growth in men.

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Soda Makers Pledge 20% Calorie Cut By 2025

By | Wed, 09/24/2014 - 10:28

The largest U.S. soda makers pledged on Tuesday to cut sugary drink calories by 20 percent in 10 years through education, marketing, and packaging.

Bisexuality Day Opens Up Questions About The Truth

Why We'll Never Really Know If Bisexuality Is Real

By | Tue, 09/23/2014 - 13:01

Bisexuality has been questioned with both curious and accusatory approaches, but science still doesn't have the answer.

Tennessee Mother Quits Smoking After Twitter Contract Agreement

Mom Who Quit Smoking Owes Twitter 10K Thank You's

By | Tue, 09/23/2014 - 11:45

Two Tennessee girls got their mother to contractually agree to quit smoking if Twitter users retweeted her contract enough — they did.