The boring, old rules of healthy eating are landing on the scrap heap as new research uncovers the intricate ways nutrients work within our bodies.
South Asians have a higher risk for diabetes and heart disease than white Europeans with the same BMIs.
Women who took a meditation course became significantly faster at registering their body's responses to sexual stimuli.
Doing exercises and balance and eliminating unnecessary medications may prevent falls among older people.
Excessive alcohol use takes a higher toll on women's bodies, with a greater risk of liver, brain or heart damage.