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.
They are called night terrors and, clearly, they can be terrors for the parent as well.
Trying to follow these ideal health behaviors early in life can have a tremendous benefit on maintaining ideal health throughout the lifespan.
There have been extensive studies looking at the best positions for the baby to be put to bed and the type of bedding recommended.
According to a recent study, 5,000 steps or more improved sleep quality, and 7,500 reduced the risk of obesity.
Research shows that the more you log on to social media, the less happy you become.
A new study from the Massachusetts General Hospital says it makes sense to eat more fruits and vegetables and avoid red meat.
New report says that app on your phone could be having a negative impact on your overall sleep.
One of the most important predictors of a healthy pregnancy is being as healthy as possible prior to getting pregnant.
Stroke is not only frightening it is also a particularly frustrating condition because if you’re a stroke survivor, you’re at high risk for having another stroke.
People with the condition experience tremors that are, at the very least annoying to them, and at the worst impacting day to day activities.
We don’t talk about peripheral artery disease very often, but this common condition increases your risk for heart disease, heart attack, stroke, infection and amputation.
An article in the Journal Pediatrics supports concerns that children who would not otherwise have smoked are using e-cigarettes.
For people with heart disease or lung problems there is definitely a feeling that it’s dangerous or even impossible to exercise.
So how good is aspirin in the prevention of heart disease.
Depression is known as a strong predictor of poor adherence to many medications.
The cost of treating diabetes is rising, and quickly.
Scientists in India are saying they have a problem with the United States and other western pharmaceutical companies.
One of the biggest concerns for people as they get older is whether they will develop memory problems or not.
At first glance, a report in the Journal Pediatrics is disturbing: swaddling your baby could be associated with an increased risk for SIDS.
Exercise tracking devices make it easy to log daily physical activity and behavior and see your performance over a period of time.