Latest by Lara DeSanto
Have an Amazon Alexa device? Now you can use it to schedule an appointment at your nearest blood drive, get first aid tips, and more.
Widespread assumptions about Zzzs could be seriously endangering your health, due to conditions like sleep apnea. Thankfully, a new study is busting common myths.
Most moms-to-be only get two ultrasounds during pregnancy — but new research could change that, benefiting moms and babies alike.
Hand hygiene is key, especially in hospitals where health care-related infections can be fatal. Yet new research finds that health care workers may not be doing everything they can to protect us.
While many people sing the praises of marijuana and its benefits, the drug isn’t without its risks. And the latest may affect your sedation levels in the operating room.
There's no specific "Crohn's-friendly diet," but this new study is looking to change that. Here's what you should know.
A new study revealed some disturbing stats about how people with cancer handle their own care—to perilous results.
Asthma in kids is a huge problem — and a new study nailed down just how much traffic-related pollution is to blame.
If you believe in the idea of “oneness,” you’re likely to be happier, according to this new study published by the American Psychological Association. But what does that mean, exactly?