Gay men are almost twice as likely as straight men to report having had cancer in adulthood.
Here's a countdown of four diets that may seem to work at the beginning, but aren't promising for lasting weight loss.
C-sections and induced labor have no effect on the health outcome for the newborn in low-risk pregnancies.
Even a small amount of the vitamin can greatly decrease one's risk of developing Alzheimer's disease.
Microbleeds can occur either from blood vessel damage, or accumulation of amyloid plaques in blood vessels.
Caffeine relaxes the Fallopian tube muscles, which stops the egg from going from the ovaries to the womb.
These results mean that when the body underreacts to stresses in life, it can be just as bad for your health as overreacting, said the researchers.
People with many cardiovascular risk factors saw their mental abilities decline over a 10-year period faster than people who had only a few risk factors.
Metformin works better than some insulin secretagogues in preventing death, heart attack and stroke over a 10-year period.
Women who drink five cups of coffee a day are 57 percent less likely to develop the cancer than women who drink less than a cup of coffee a day.
The findings go against previous studies that show a link between fish oil and improved brain abilities in children.
As body searchers and pat-downs get more personal, the risk increases for transmission of microbes, a microbiology professor says.
If you look a little old for your age, that doesn't necessarily mean you have poor health, a new study finds.
The diet is characterized by daily consumption of fruits and vegetables, whole grains, fish and moderate consumption of alcohol.
The PSA test is infamous for a high rate of false positives and inability to distinguish between benign and dangerous cancers.
Here's a look at seven medical conditions that top out on the weirdness scale, from persistent, unwanted orgasms to "alien" limbs at MyHealthNewsDaily.com.
Kids with chronic kidney disease who are born at a low weight have a poorer growth rate than kids born at normal weight.
18-month-olds have a hard time getting to sleep if their parents contemplated divorce when they were 9 months old.