When a man in India took a fist to the left side of his face during a fight, he may have temporarily seen stars.
Hand, foot and mouth disease can spread quickly across child care centers and elementary schools. Here's what to look for and how to manage the disease.
A woman's body goes through a number of changes in the earliest stages of pregnancy. Here are 10 clues to help a woman figure out whether she's pregnant.
For a woman trying to get pregnant, there are a number of ways to increase the chances and make it more likely that she will conceive a child.
Junk-food lovers who try to cut back on fries or chocolate may experience symptoms similar to drug withdrawal, a new study suggests.
Guillain-Barre syndrome is a rare neurological disorder in which a person's own immune system attacks the peripheral nervous system.
Skimping on just one night's sleep may lead to changes that could promote weight gain and muscle loss.
Women who have gone on a diet alongside men may have noticed a frustrating outcome: The pounds seem to fall off the men, while stubbornly sticking to women.
Getting too little exercise is tied to an increased risk of cancer — but according to a new study, most people in the U.S. don't know this.
Having high levels of high-density lipoprotein (HDL) cholesterol, the so-called good cholesterol, is usually considered positive. But that might not be true for everyone.
Syphilis is the third most common sexually transmitted disease in the United States. Nearly 28,000 cases of the most contagious stages of the disease were reported to the CDC in 2016.
Women who are pregnant may not spend much time worrying about their own hearts, but a new study suggests they should.
Gonorrhea is the second most common sexually transmitted disease in the United States. More than 468,000 cases of gonorrhea were reported to the CDC in 2016, although the number may be much higher.
Many people who experience migraines may not be taking advantage of behavioral treatments for the debilitating headaches, even if doctors recommend them.