There is news from the Journal of Pediatrics which finds that children with untreated primary hypertension turned in lower scores on tests measuring verbal and visual learning, and recall and verbal reasoning.
In the article, the authors find far too many U.S. high school students engage in low levels of moderate-to-vigorous physical activity.
The FDA has been tasked with regulating the products, but researchers reporting in the Journal JAMA Pediatrics warn that not enough may be getting done .
It is a sad truth, but some of the best research in concussions and chronic traumatic encephalopathy or CTE is being done on the brains of NFL players.
The American Academy of Family Physicians concluded their meeting in Orlando.
Over the years there have been numerous studies looking at a potential link between a man having a vasectomy and developing prostate cancer later in life.
For many years it has been a reflex for physicians to provide antibiotics for people suffering from asthma.
Suicide is devastating and has a dramatic impact on an entire family.
According to the article, cigarette smoking has a long-lasting impact on the human genome that can persist for years after smoking cessation.
It is one of the best parts of summer, but there is one thing you should keep in mind as you fire up the grill.
The problem is particularly serious in mountain bikers.
Living in close proximity to retail establishments that sell tobacco products appears to make it harder for smokers to kick the habit.
Many people believe that hidden truths present themselves in dreams.
If you have young children, you need to have medication with child-safe caps and the medicine cabinet should be secured with a latch
The most important point: smokers were 24% less likely to find jobs over the 12-month period than nonsmokers.