By Anthony Rivas | Thu, 03/06/2014 - 09:30
"Reduced-Fat," "Light," "100% Wheat." All of these and more are labels you might see in the supermarket. But just because they hint that they may be healthier doesn't mean they are.
By John Ericson | Wed, 03/05/2014 - 16:00
Restless legs syndrome is associated with a higher incidence of cardiovascular disease, hypertension, lung disease, and endocrine disease.
By John Ericson | Wed, 03/05/2014 - 15:29
BPA plastic has been linked to numerous health risks, but a new study finds that BPA-free products may be just as bad.
By Lizette Borreli | Wed, 03/05/2014 - 14:38
A new oral sex app, "Lick This," improves cunnilingus skills through tongue exercises that involve licking your smartphone.
By Anthony Rivas | Wed, 03/05/2014 - 13:47
In a society where women are usually the victims of abuse, homosexual men are often overlooked. But a new study finds that these men are also prone to ill-health effects. In some ways, the effects may be worse than they are among heterosexual couples.
By Chris Weller | Wed, 03/05/2014 - 10:35
Parents who smoke around the house are putting their kids at risk for a raft of health problems, such as heart disease, poor lung development, and cataracts.
By Lizette Borreli | Wed, 03/05/2014 - 09:30
A new study found 80 percent of participants whose partner was told to choose an alcoholic drink also chose one — but participants deny being influenced at all by friends' choices.
By John Ericson | Tue, 03/04/2014 - 16:02
Opening or expanding a casino is associated with a lower rate of poverty and childhood obesity, but at what price?
By Matthew Mientka | Tue, 03/04/2014 - 12:38
Misao Okawa, who will turn 116 on Wednesday, says the key to long life is eating and getting enough sleep. Take a look at Okawa and these four other people who credit bacon and sex as the secret to longevity.
By John Ericson | Tue, 03/04/2014 - 10:34
Outbursts of anger are associated with a temporary fivefold increase in heart attack risk, but can other emotions be just as dangerous?
By Chris Weller | Tue, 03/04/2014 - 00:00
The USDA's policies to get healthier food in school lunch programs is paying off, as kids are eating more fruits and vegetables without wasting more.