By Chris Weller | Fri, 10/24/2014 - 14:43
We don't trust doctors in general, but we love our own doctor. How come?
By Chris Weller | Fri, 10/24/2014 - 11:26
Though uncommon, kidney stones pose a significantly greater risk for bone fractures later in life than not having stones.
By Chris Weller | Fri, 10/24/2014 - 10:26
There's only one machine in the world that can keep a heart or pair of lungs alive outside the body for nearly half a day.
By Chris Weller | Thu, 10/23/2014 - 14:13
Guidelines suggest a person's daily caloric intake should reflect multiple factors, including sex, age, weight, and activity level.
By Chris Weller | Wed, 10/22/2014 - 18:34
With better access to the brain, chemotherapy drugs may be able to target cancer cells with far greater force.
By Chris Weller | Wed, 10/22/2014 - 12:35
The 21st century experience of having a sibling can lead to a number of different outcomes, but some keep popping up.
By Chris Weller | Tue, 10/21/2014 - 17:57
From birth through old age, economic recessions can predict a wealth of outcomes related to wellbeing.
By Chris Weller | Tue, 10/21/2014 - 15:05
Sleep is instrumental for maintaining the body's immune system, and there's a sweet spot where your disease risk is lowest.
By Chris Weller | Mon, 10/20/2014 - 17:30
High blood pressure is one of the greatest predictors of heart attack and stroke, and a simple doctor visit can help lower the risks.
By Chris Weller | Mon, 10/20/2014 - 14:39
Ebola is nearly impossible to contract unless you live or work immediately near someone who has it. If only these people knew that.
By Chris Weller | Fri, 10/17/2014 - 14:38
A compound found in omega-6 fatty acids — the same healthy fats in nuts and seeds — explains their role in lowering cholesterol.