Men who could get through 40 or more push-ups had 96 percent less risk of heart problems in the next 10 years than those who quit at 10 or fewer.
A specific approach to mindfulness may increase sociability.
While nearby states have pushed to legalize recreational pot, some people in New Hampshire are resisting. After opioids, they wonder why anyone would expand access to drugs.
The disease was declared eliminated in 2000. So far this year, there have been more than 100 cases.
On the stationary bike in front of me was a person who probably knew more about me than I knew about myself. How did that make me feel?
By eliminating the financial burden of a medical education, the school hopes that more students will choose family medicine and other vital but lower-paid specialties.
Finding out you have a chronic illness — one that will, by definition, never go away — changes things, both for you and those you love.
Biologists are searching caves and abandoned mines in the West, hoping to spare many species of the winged creatures from the devastating fungus, white-nose syndrome.
Evidence is sorely lacking for the value of any over-the-counter remedy to treat most coughs.
Although earlier studies in animals suggested a connection, the new research should reassure parents whose children need surgery, experts say.
Many agencies that offer donated embryos, including most of those supported by federal grants, are affiliated with Christian or anti-abortion rights organizations.
The results of a consumer genetic test identified the mother of the man whose donated sperm was used to conceive Danielle Teuscher’s daughter. Legal warnings soon followed.
Planning to take advantage of Presidents’ Day mattress sales? Here are eight pitfalls to avoid so you buy a mattress you’ll happily sleep on for years.
Fruit on trees grown near outhouses and latrines usually is safe. That’s not true of produce found on the ground in the same areas.
So-called conservative management can ease symptoms without dialysis in some people with kidney disease. But many of them are never given the option.
The United States is the only industrialized country that doesn’t guarantee its citizens paid family leave. A proposed bill could change that.
Foods most often associated with intolerances were chocolate, food additives, citrus fruits, fish, shellfish, milk, cheese, eggs and nuts.
Researchers are drawing inspiration from the proteins that they think let hearty water bears cheat time by decelerating their biology.
New data on women’s uncertainty over motherhood may reshape how doctors and policymakers think about family planning.
Data from Kinsa, which makes internet-connected smart thermometers, indicates it’s a bad year for colds, but not the flu.