Latest by Stephanie Stephens
Now that opioid-use disorder is a recognized mental health disorder, find out if you fit these 11 criteria and learn how to get help.
The terms "addiction" and "physical dependence" are not interchangeable, even though they're often used that way. Learn the difference.
Alzheimer's and the herpes virus may seem like unlikely partners, but they may have more in common than scientists once thought.
Veteran James Rutland credits his four-legged friend for helping him return to health. Read about the science behind service dogs helping to treat PTSD.
Learn about cervical cancer risk factors, treatments, HPV, and more in this slideshow, straight from an experienced gynecologic oncologist.
Learn about atrial fibrillation risk factors and causes. Find out what research shows about the connection between depression and afib.
When Angelina Jolie spoke up about her preventive double mastectomy and BRCA1, she raised more awareness in one day that some organizations do in 10 years.
A Swedish study reports that job strain is associated with an almost 50 percent increased risk of a-fib.
Research from Japan shows that exposure to tobacco smoke both prenatally and postnatally may raise the risk of hearing problems in children.
Solar ultraviolet radiation is now recognized as an occupational disease common to outdoor workers in a number of countries.