Predicting a heart attack before it happens can be difficult.
As parents, we all would like to have perfect, well-behaved offspring of whom we can always be proud.
Summer is here, and having fun in the sun is no longer just a daydream. But for humans, exposure to the sun reminds us of how important the skin is, and the many health concerns associated with our skin.
When you wake up each morning, do you remember your dreams in vivid detail? Or do you rarely, if ever, recall a dream? Whichever the case, researchers tell us that we all do dream every night. In fact, they’ve found ...
Environmental racism is the disproportionate impact of environmental hazards on people of color. The lead poisoning of children in Flint is only the latest example of environmental racism in the U.S.
Vaccination has long been a familiar, highly effective form of medicine and a triumph of public health.
Everybody forgets things at times. But as we age, most of us may become aware that our memories are not quite as sharp as they once were. We may find it happening more often that we forget where we left ...
We are forced to accept a new category is listed among the leading causes of death in America: legal intervention.
As the seasons change from warm to hot, residents should be very cautious of not only the heat but also the rising health risks, such as the Zika virus. “With summer coming, the Zika threat will get worse,” said Claude ...
Summer vacations are a fairly recent innovation, becoming popular around the middle of the 19th century.
An estimated 3 million Americans suffer from celiac disease, a genetic autoimmune digestive disorder that damages the small intestine
As the weather gets warmer, drinking enough water is more important than ever.
Looked outside lately? Yes, that’s sunshine and warm weather – a perfect time to get out and get moving.
The number of people who suffer from a potentially life-threatening type of inflammatory syndrome that affects the entire body – called sepsis – has grown by an average of nearly 9 percent each year over the past 22 years.
Experts will constantly tell you that good communication is a necessary element in any successful relationship.