Baby boys with higher testosterone levels were more likely to experience delays in their language development, a new study finds.
On Halloween, its not just how much candy kids eat that affects their risk of cavities. How often kids eat candy, and the type of candy they eat may also affect their teeth, experts say.
Home births are becoming more popular in the U.S., but they come with risks and aren't right for everyone. Here are some facts about home births.
Superbugs, also known as drug-resistant bacteria, can cause infections that are hard to treat. Here's a look at 6 common superbugs.
Marathon runners do not have a higher risk of their hearts suddenly stopping than people doing other types of sports, a new study shows.
The study is one of the few that looked at the direct effect of exercise on the fetus -- researchers measured fetal heart beat and blood flow through the umbilical cord.
Women who have a hard time getting pregnant may be at a higher risk of developing heart disease, a new study suggests.
At some point, most people have a health problem they'd rather not talk about. Here is a look at seven embarrassing health problems, and what you can do about them.
Acupuncture offered only a slight benefit in terms of reducing the number of days people suffered from migraines.
During the first four months of pregnancy, drinking even a small amount of alcohol may raise the risk of miscarriage.
Alcohol triggers the release of feel-good endorphins in the brain, and this effect is especially strong in heavy drinkers, a new study says.
As the 2012 presidential election draws closer, here's a look at some of the other differences between the candidates' health care plans.