Ordinary people can learn special memory strategies in just a few weeks, a new study shows.
Researchers drew up a list of the "people foods" that are the most common culprits in pet poisonings worldwide.
The age at which people first have sex is largely influenced by social factors, but genes play a role too.
A woman suffered a stroke because of a needle that was lodged in the wall of her heart, according to a new report of her unusual case.
For about a year, the Zika virus circulated undetected, in infections that may have been mistaken for Dengue or other diseases, researcher shave found.
Anxiety disorders tend to first show up during the teen years, and now researchers say they may have found one reason why.
Celiac disease is an autoimmune digestive disease that affects at least 1 in 133 Americans. People with celiac disease cannot eat gluten.
A 60-year-old businessman lost his job and much of his personality to dementia. But he learned to play the saxophone exceptionally well, according to a new report of his case.
A new map of the proteins found in human tissues reveals exactly which proteins are special to organs such as the liver or brain, and which ones are common across all tissues in the body.
Kids eat so much pizza that some researchers now argue the food should join the ranks of sugary drinks and fast foods — increasingly decried in recent years for the toll they take on health.
More than 40 percent of Americans who drink alcohol also take medications that may interact with their booze, a new study finds.
Schizophrenia is a chronic, debilitating mental disorder characterized by distortions of thinking and perception.
The Withings Aura is a device that aims to track how long and how well you sleep, and also helps you fall asleep easier by shining calming lights and playing soothing lullabies.