Breast milk from the bottle may not have as many benefits for a baby's weight as feeding straight from the breast, a new study suggests.
Flea medicines protect your pet, but some animals can have serious side effects from products containing isoxazoline, U.S. health officials warn.
As important as getting close to eight hours of sleep a night is, new research suggests that going to bed and waking up at the same time every day is just as critical for your health.
Have you ever left a doctor's appointment with only a vague idea of what was said? You're not alone: A new survey finds many Americans, and their doctors, are turning to recordings for help.
The early symptoms of ovarian cancer are often confused with less serious issues, making successful treatment less likely, a cancer expert warns.
The Mediterranean diet may do more than help you reach and maintain a healthy weight: New research suggests that women who follow it also lower their stroke risk.
By fourth grade, girls in the United States read and write better than boys, a new study reveals.
The very air you breathe may make you vulnerable to developing dementia, a new study suggests.
1 in 7 Americans has diabetes, and many don't even know they have the blood sugar disease, a new report shows.
More American women than ever are having twins, triplets, quadruplets and even quintuplets, and it's not just because some are using fertility treatments, new research shows.
Burnout affects nearly half of all resident physicians in the United States, raising their risk for serious mistakes, a new study finds.
Many American teens are sleep-deprived, and parents blame their attachment to electronics, new survey results show.
Thousands of Americans struggling with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) may have a new treatment option to help them breathe easier.
Of the 50 million Americans living with chronic pain, the pain is so bad for 20 million that it keeps them from doing the daily activities of life, researchers say.
Is America's love affair with meat starting to lose its luster?
Could that morning cup of joe bring a health boost to people battling kidney disease?
New research suggests there is no perfume a man loves more than the scent of a fertile woman.
There's no shortage of creative excuses people come up with to stay stuck on the sofa, but three of them top the list.
There's disappointing news for seniors: A new trial shows that taking daily low-dose aspirin doesn't prolong healthy, independent living in otherwise healthy people aged 70 and older.
Americans continue to fatten up, with obesity rates topping 35 percent in seven states, a new report reveals.
When you take your medications may have a lot to do with how well they work, new research suggests.
Optimism and a sense of purpose can improve your heart health, new research suggests.
More than one in three first-year college students around the world struggle with a mental health disorder, new research suggests.
Calling the use of electronic cigarettes a burgeoning epidemic among teens, the U.S Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday announced a crackdown on the sale of Juuls and other flavored e-cigarette devices to minors.
Instead of visiting the doctor each fall, sitting in a waiting room filled with the sniffling, sneezing masses -- what if you could just slap on a flu vaccine "patch" sent in the mail?