Gossipers Can Help You Improve

Gossip Queens Can Help Turn You Into A Better Person

By | Fri, 10/24/2014 - 08:00

Gossip can improve or worsen a person depending on what they hear and how they feel about it.

 SodaPop App Provides Safe Platform For Teens

'SodaPop' App Keeps Kids Safe From Bullies

By | Thu, 10/23/2014 - 16:37

A private social media app has been released for teens to find a safe place to socialize and seek help.

Fighting Couples Gain More Weight When Depressed

Why Married Couples Gain Weight After They Fight

By | Wed, 10/22/2014 - 17:38

Depression and marital problems put partners at risk for consequential weight gain.

McDonald's And Coca-Cola Sales Fall Drastically

McDonald’s And Coke Struggle To Keep Up With Newly Health-Conscious Consumers

By | Wed, 10/22/2014 - 16:45

Two of the biggest American institutions took a serious hit this quarter thanks to healthier consumer demands.

Americans Consume Too Many Trans Fats

Americans Love Trans Fat, But Here Are 10 Foods You Should Definitely Avoid

By | Wed, 10/22/2014 - 16:00

Trans fats are still in a lot of our foods and in too high of a dosage per serving.

Cigna Provides Grant To Improve Immigrant Medicine Research

Urban Ethnobotany Could Be The Next Biggest Thing In Medicine

By | Tue, 10/21/2014 - 17:53

Cigna has granted funding for the New York Botanical Garden's research on natural immigrant medicines.

Drinking Habits Change With Unwanted Pregnancies

How An Unwanted Pregnancy Changes A Woman’s Drinking Habits

By | Tue, 10/21/2014 - 16:00

Unwanted pregnancies lead to women developing unique drinking habits.

Americans Still Eat These Banned Foods

10 Things In Americans' Food That Are Banned In Other Countries [INFOGRAPHIC]

By | Tue, 10/21/2014 - 09:00

Americans keep eating foods containing ingredients banned in other countries because of health hazards.

Two-Year-Olds At Risk Of Obesity From Genes

Genes Play A Huge Role In The Childhood Obesity Epidemic

By | Mon, 10/20/2014 - 16:00

Obesity genes plague children at the ripe age of 2 and put them in danger for the rest of their little lives.

Face Development In Womb Explains Philtrum

How That Dent Above Your Lips Brings Your Whole Face Together [VIDEO]

By | Sun, 10/19/2014 - 15:53

A new segment from BBC One shows how the face develops inside the womb.

Enterovirus Kills 25-Year-Old Canadian

Canadian Man's Death Shows That Adults Can Get Sick From Enterovirus D68, Too

By | Sun, 10/19/2014 - 13:04

The death of a 25-year-old man to enterovirus highlights the fact that even adults aren't immune to its effects.

Brain Sees The World Clearer Than Our Eyes

Mental Mischief: How The Brain Tricks Us Into Seeing Sharper

By | Sun, 10/19/2014 - 12:21

Our brains are constantly tricking the mind into believing it's seeing the world around us better than we actually do.

Look Good Feel Better Helps Beautify Cancer Patients

25 Years Of Helping Cancer Patients Look Good And Feel Better

By | Thu, 10/16/2014 - 17:21

Makeovers for cancer survivors provide more than just eyeliner and foundation tips, but help patients regain their self-confidence.

Teens Make Smarter Choices With More Calorie Information

Knowing How Many Miles It Takes To Burn Off Soda Deters Some Teens From Drinking It

By | Thu, 10/16/2014 - 16:00

Hanging up signs with calorie and exercise breakdowns makes some teens turn away from sugary drinks.

Elderly Suffer From Malnutrition And No One Notices

Peering Into The Quiet World Of Elderly Malnutrition

By | Thu, 10/16/2014 - 09:00

Elderly aren't receiving the nutrients they need and most health care professionals don't realize it.