A new study identified the risk genes for insomnia and genetic similarities between insomnia and other health traits.
Genetic counseling is the first step in zeroing in on your true risk for inherited cancer. Learn more about what this counseling offers.
Ovarian cancer symptoms often escape notice until it’s too late. Here’s what to look for.
If you’re a breast cancer survivor, is your risk of ovarian cancer increased? Maybe. Find out more.
It’s hard to turn on a TV today without seeing an ad hawking direct-to-consumer DNA ancestry tests — and I was as curious as anyone. But how accurate are they?
Abdominal migraine presents symptoms similar to acid reflux. Learn how to spot the differences between them and choose the right treatment.
If you were diagnosed with cancer in one breast, would you have the other, healthy breast removed as well? More woman are doing so. Here’s what to know.
Is your teen sleeping in a lot on the weekend? Learn how inconsistent sleep patterns may indicate that something is wrong.
A research team from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases and other institutions has identified a genetic mutation that causes eczema—a chronic skin condition also called atopic dermatitis. This discovery could lead to better tre...
People with rare diseases often feel alone and powerless. Learn how combining with others can change that isolation to a sense of community and empowerment.