Tuesday, 25 December 2012
We may be the decision-makers, but we don't deserve all the credit. The unsung heroes of medicine -- members of the health care team other than doctors and nurses -- should be recognized, too.
Attention last-minute shoppers: We asked some psychologists what your mind thinks makes a great gift this time of year -- and whether the recipient is thinking the same thing you are.
School shootings such as the one at Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown, Connecticut, may have long-lasting consequences, but with proper support, many children are able to move on, experts say.
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Just over one in 12 U.S. service members who died in the Iraq and Afghanistan wars had plaque buildup in the arteries around their hearts - an early sign of heart disease, according to a new study. None of them had been...
Yoga can be dangerous for men, who have more muscle and less flexibility than women.
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Former South African President Nelson Mandela continues to respond to treatment more than two weeks after being taken to hospital in Pretoria and will remain there for Christmas Day, the presidency said on Monday. The 94-y...
The Food and Drug Administration concluded that a genetically engineered salmon would have “no significant impact” on the environment.
All that Olympics training, regardless of the sport, may pay off in extra years, according to two recent studies.
Obesity is a bigger health crisis globally than hunger, and the leading cause of disabilities around the world, according to a new report published Thursday in the British medical journal The Lancet.