Nutrition Supplements Add Weight, not Longevity for Many Seniors
Nutritional supplements can help those who are malnourished or frail to function better and live longer, a Saint Louis University research review...
More Evidence Supports that Kids' Headaches Increase at Back-to-School Time
Findings from Nationwide Children's Hospital physicians demonstrate that headaches increase in fall in children, a trend that may be due to...
Mobile health tech looks promising, but does it work?
Smartphone apps, health-monitoring devices and wearable sensors that collect real-time data have the potential to help Americans improve their...
Cops say a jealous husband cut off a man's penis, flushed it
If you just Googled "jealous husband," "Japan," "penis," and "toilet" to see if there could possibly be any...
Scientists researching brain disorders create super-clever mice
Aug 14 Scientists have genetically modified mice to be super-intelligent and found they are also less anxious, a discovery that may help the search...
Study suggests playing Tetris could help you lose weight
Are food cravings growing your waistline?
Chronic lung disease linked to greater risk for falls
Older people with a common lung disease are more likely to suffer from falls if they also have other medical problems, previous tumbles or a longer...
Well: The Weekly Health Quiz: Mosquitoes, Walking and Brain Health
Test your knowledge of this week’s health news.
Drug execs behind female libido pill have run afoul of FDA
A small drugmaker from North Carolina may succeed next week where many of the world's largest pharmaceutical companies have failed: in winning...
Oklahoma woman has both arms, legs amputated after tick bite
A woman who contracted a potentially deadly disease after unknowingly being bitten by a tick during a July vacation in northeast Oklahoma had to...
Titanium rings problematic for ER doctors
It’s light, strong, durable and hypoallergenic, but titanium rings are proving problematic for emergency care doctors because they’re difficult to...
Opera singer sings during brain tumor surgery
A Slovenian opera singer undergoing surgery for a brain tumor remained awake so doctors could ensure he would maintain his ability to sing,...