Children — like adults — are increasingly trying electronic cigarettes, according to the first large national study to gauge use by middle and high school students.
A recently released report indicates that e-cigarettes, previously thought to be a healthier alternative to the tobacco-based product they emulate, may in fact be carcinogenic.
While a large amount of concern regarding children drinking soda is due to the negative physical effects of imbibing sugar-heavy beverages, a new study shows that soda consumption in children could also have negative mental and emotional effects.
The easing of hot flashes among menopausal women is not among the benefits of exercise.
The findings of a new study indicate a possible relationship between mothers who suffer from symptoms of depression and children who are obese, especially in low-income families living in urban areas.
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart is widely regarded as a musical master. His music, which is as well-known as it is prolific, may also have medically beneficial properties.
A new study indicates that patients and survivors of colorectal cancer may be at a higher risk of dying from their ailments if they consumed red meat before they were diagnosed.
The findings of a new study show that thirdhand smoke can be harmful to human cells.
Research finds that nearly 70 percent of Americans are on at least one prescription drug, and more than half receive at least two prescriptions.
A new study suggests that only 5 percent of people wash their hands long enough to effectively kill germs after using the bathroom.