More than a third of the millions of Americans in recovery for drug or alcohol misuse still experience physical health issues, finds a study.
A study published in the International Journal of Cancer gets more detailed about exactly how hot tea has to be to increase esophageal cancer risk.
Type 2 diabetes diagnosis rates in America are increasing faster in some states than others. Find out where your state falls in diabetes diagnoses.
People with chronic periodontitis that can lead to tooth loss have a 6 percent higher risk of dementia than people who don’t have gum disease.
A recent study provides new information about how exposure to the industrial metal manganese can contribute to Parkinson’s-like symptoms.
Despite great progress in the diagnosis and treatment of asthma, there seems to be a divide between black and white patients' access to care.
Babies who are easiest to soothe between 2 and 6 months of age are at twice the risk of early childhood obesity, suggests a study in JAMA Pediatrics.
If you smoke, are overweight, or have hypertension or diabetes, your brain health may be in jeopardy, according to a new study in the European Heart Journal.
Pregnancy is are known to lessen breast cancer risk, but until now, it wasn’t known whether this lower risk applied to women with BRCA genes.
A study shows that early-onset menstruation — periods that begin before age 11 — is associated with greater risk for high blood pressure later in life.