Many Ivy League Students Admit to Using ADHD Drugs to Perform Better In School

Almost one in five Ivy League college students acknowledge they've used stimulants to perform better in school even though they haven't been diagnosed with...

First Case of MERS Virus Found in American Man Who Visited in Saudi Arabia

A virus that has killed more than 100 people in the Middle East has been found in the United States for the first time,...

Not Getting the Full Benefits of Antibacterial Soap? You May Be Using It Incorrectly

Research indicates that most people using antibacterial soaps at home are not reaping their full benefits, mainly because they are using them incorrectly. To...

Scientists Developing Pill to Turn Off Appetite and Help Dieters Lose Weight

Dieters could soon benefit from a pill that switches off hunger after scientist found that fibre reacts with the gut to produce an 'anti-appetite'...

New Study Links Antidepressants to Suicidal Behavior In Young People

A new study has found a possible link between antidepressants and suicidal behavior in young people given high doses early in treatment. The study was...

Baylor University Study Says Listening to Gospel Music Makes Seniors Feel Better

Researchers have previously determined that religion is not only good for the soul, being involved in religious activity helps senior citizens live longer, and...

Being a Couch Potato Could Kill You: Doctor Says “Sitting Has Become the New...

The more I travel and talk to people across the country about the problem of obesity and being overweight, the more I am convinced...

When Is a Headache So Severe That You Should See a Doctor?

Headaches, mild or severe, can be a great nuisance, annoyance and irritation. In headaches, the pain may be located above eyes or ears, back...

Dark Chocolate Could Help Prevent Obesity and Type 2 Diabetes, Study Says

Dark chocolate could help prevent obesity and type 2 diabetes, according to a new study published in the Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. Researchers...

10 Things We Eat In America That Are Banned In Other Countries as “Unhealthy”

Living in the most technologically advanced country in the world, many Americans believe that our food supply must have the highest standards anywhere. The fact...

Parents in Pennsylvania Decide Not to Attempt Separation of Conjoined Twins

A couple in Indiana, Pa. says they've opted not to separate their newborn conjoined twins because surgery would put both their lives at serious...

New Study Says the Key to a Healthy, Long Life Is Found In Eating...

If you are searching for the key to a long and healthy life, it seems Japanese women may have the answer. A new study has...

Dr. Adiaha Spinks-Franklin Answers Questions on Autism and Children

Dr. Adiaha I. A. Spinks-Franklin, MD is a Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrician in the Meyer Center for Developmental Pediatrics at Texas Children’s Hospital and Assistant Professor...

Two New Experimental Drugs May Help Prevent Migraines

Two experimental drugs may help prevent migraines in people who suffer multiple attacks a month, according to preliminary findings from a pair of clinical...

Will Exercising at Night Prevent You from Having a Good Night’s Sleep?

The rumor: Exercising at night can interfere with a good night's sleep Maybe you're the kind of person who likes to lift weights while watching...

Kraft Recalls 96,000 Pounds of Hotdogs Due to Allergen

Kraft Foods Group Inc is recalling about 96,000 pounds of Oscar Mayer Classic Wieners because the packages may instead contain Classic Cheese Dogs made...

What Will It Take to Burn Off Your Favorite Easter Candy?

Cadbury Creme Eggs, Peeps, Robin's Eggs: We love you. But you pack quite the caloric punch. Figure out what it'll take to burn off...

Medically Supervised Weight Loss Programs Helping People Shed Pounds

If you're overweight, it's only a matter of time before your health goes downhill. Research shows those extra pounds could lead to serious illnesses,...

Ugandan Nurse Accused of Deliberately Spreading HIV to 2-Year-Old Patient

Goaded by journalists who wanted a clear view of her face, the Ugandan nurse looked dazed and on the verge of tears. The Ugandan...

More People Experience Injury from e-Cigarettes as Devices Become More Popular

Complaints of injury linked to e-cigarettes, from burns and nicotine toxicity to respiratory and cardiovascular problems, have jumped over the past year as the...