People suffering from persistent moderate to severe pain were more likely to experience brain changes linked to increase risk of dementia.
Room sharing between mothers and babies after the first four months may actually be more detrimental than helpful to the babies' sleep and sleeping practices.
Oleic acid in olive oils could help prevent brain cancer.
A Texas man who had an acute liver disease died because he went swimming in the Gulf of Mexico after he had gotten a new tattoo.
Putting oak galls in vaginas could become really dangerous.
Zika virus is capable of hijacking a protein involved in brain development.
HIV patients who smoke were twice more likely to die from their tobacco use than the infection itself.
People who are addicted to the internet may experience significant changes in their physiological state when they stop their internet usage.
The time a person eats breakfast, lunch and dinner could reset at least one of the body's peripheral clocks.
Regular exercise could improve the quality of sleep and help prevent insomnia.
Climate change could negatively affect how humans sleep, promoting more sleepless nights in poor and the elderly.
Children born from mothers who take vitamin D supplements during their pregnancy were less likely to develop asthma and respiratory infections.
Chronic sleep deprivation could make the brain eat itself, increasing the risk of Alzheimer's and other neurological disorders.
People who have higher than normal body-mass index or suffering from obesity were more likely to develop poor cardiovascular health.