A new study has found no reliable evidence for using certain medications to control drinking in patients with alcohol dependence or alcohol use disorder.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Even a jellyfish -- one of Earth's first and most ancient animals -- needs its sleep.
A study finds the latest GOP effort to end "Obamacare" would take federal dollars away from states that expanded Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (Reuters) - Deadly Hurricane Maria flooded parts of the Dominican Republic on Thursday and continued to dump heavy rain on the U.S. territory of Puerto Rico after destroying buil
LONDON (Reuters) - Greenpeace activists boarded a ship arriving in Britain on Thursday to stop the delivery of more than 1,000 Volkswagen cars from Germany while others sought to immobilize vehicles
Combining medication for opioid addiction with anti-anxiety medicines and other drugs that also slow breathing and brain activity dangerous, FDA warn
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Vice President Mike Pence on Thursday urged fellow Republicans to get behind the party's "last best chance" to repeal and replace Obamacare as congressional leaders scrambl
New research shows a quarter of girls (24%) and one in 10 boys (9%) are depressed at age 14.
A recent study by the University of Utah estimates that employer-sponsored health insurance spent at least $6 billion extra on premature infants in 2013.
The Lightning Process has been praised by celebrities such as Martine McCutcheon and England rugby union player Austin Healey, who said it helped them overcome illness.
Three-quarters of counties in the contiguous United States present suitable environmental conditions for at least part of the year for either Aedes aegypti or Aedes albopictus mosquitoes to survive if
Patients with major depressive disorder (MDD) have increased brain levels of a marker of microglial activation, a sign of inflammation, according to a new study. Scientists have found that the increas
The TV presenter, 49, revealed subtle changes in dad Andrew's behaviour were clues. The family noticed he was repeating stories, forgetting events and making odd comments.
Some big plant-eating dinosaurs roaming present-day Utah some 75 million years ago were slurping up crustaceans on the side, a behavior that may have been tied to reproductive activities, says a new s
It takes a significant increase in deaths from a specific cause to affect overall life expectancy.
Nutritionist Abigail Montgomery has revealed calorie-saving like-for-like swaps, including a very easy KFC meal swap that still contains chicken and fries that can save as many as 660 calories.
Research found that those who took breaks from their diet lost more weight.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has cleared the first duodenoscope with a disposable distal cap for use in the upper gastrointestinal tract.
'In most recipes, we can cut fat and add protein by adding yogurt. That’s the principle,' author Hubert Cormier says
According to the results of a new study released earlier this week, children who played football before the age of 12 had significantly greater cognitive and behavioral issues as adults, compared with