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.
Researchers have written comprehensive guidelines for managing severe eczema, which can increase the risk of serious infections.
Health care providers should prescribe physical activity for people with type 2 diabetes, says the European Association of Preventive Cardiology.
Junk food companies use advertising to target African-American and Hispanic children, teens, and young adults, according to this study.
Video doctor-patient visits, which allow health care providers and patients to communicate using a computer can replace in-office visits for many patients.