Exposure to lead in childhood may affect mental health and personality in adulthood, according to a study.
When it comes to smoking cessation, gender matters quite a bit, according to a study showing women smoke in response to stress more than men.
Results of a study conducted in Minnesota from 2005 to 2012 suggest antidepressant medications are overprescribed in older adults about 24 percent of the time.
Height and weight have a greater effect on lifespan in women than in men, Dutch researchers say.
The recommended practice of waiting two hours after eating before going to bed doesn’t have a significant effect on blood sugar levels, say researchers.
A blood test can accurately detect brain damage in people with Alzheimer's before they show memory loss, confusion, or cognitive impairment, say researchers.