A compound made by cannabis plants has been found to wipe out drug-resistant bacteria, raising hopes of a new weapon in the fight against superbugs. Scientists screened five cannabis compounds for their
As a registered dietitian, I'm constantly trying to sneak in nutrition wherever I can, without giving up the flavors I love. So, while I try to limit sugar in my diet, I still need something to cook with,
Walking 10,000 steps a day is a good baseline to help you stay fit, but it isn't the one-size-fits-all goal you might think. Fitness trackers such as Fitbit use the number as a default goal, but fitness
Tangles of a protein found inside the brain cells of people with Alzheimer’s disease can be used to predict future brain shrinkage, research suggests. In healthy people, a protein called tau is important
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Trump Administration is proposing new rules for the nation's safety net program for people with disabilities that could end benefits for tens of thousands of people. The rules would
Moreover, both parents need to start thinking about what they eat and how they live their lives well before they decide to conceive. Traditionally, the father’s role in reproduction focused on the preconception
With cognitive impairment, older adults struggle with — and face risks from — smartphones, computers.
Increasingly, families will encounter similar concerns as older adults become reliant on computers, cellphones and tablets: With cognitive impairment, these devices become difficult to use and, in some
Sure, diet and exercise matter, but this essential ingredient for wellness is often overlooked. "Across the country, everyone is looking for a cure for what ails them, which has led to a booming billion-dollar
British Heart Foundation warns of inequalities at every stage costing thousands of lives Women are dying from heart attacks unnecessarily because of the mistaken perception that they mostly happen to a
In 2015, a West Virginia doctor treated a patient with vaping-linked breathing problems. Dr. John E. Parker was working at a West Virginia hospital in 2015 when a 31-year-old female patient was admitted
Want to Feel Calm Fast? Do This for 6 Minutes a Day -- It Lowers Stress by 68 Percent, According to New Research
It's fast, free, and effective. Over the past year or two, I've noticed something about my mood and ability to focus: when I scroll through social media, like Instagram, I find things that catch my interest.
The cardiologist on why we should take heart disease more seriously, advances in treatment and how you really can die from a broken heart Haider Warraich is a cardiologist at Duke University Medical Center