Popular diets view health as a calorie-crunching equation while excluding a critical variable: mental wellness.
From "shell shock" to "combat fatigue," the wars of the past century have violently illuminated the power trauma can wield over the mind and body.
Research has shown the benefits of mindfulness, but the current mindfulness craze cannot deliver on its overhyped promises.
Prosthetic arms can cost amputees $80,000. A startup called Unlimited Tomorrow is aiming to change that by making customized 3D-printed bionic arms for just $8,000.
Cancer cells seem to have a harder time growing among pair-bonded mice, according to a new study that explored the "widowhood effect."
Age ain't nothing but a number, but "inflammatory age" may be real.
Theoretical physicist Geoffrey West explains the science behind a unique hypothesis.
Are you getting a full 8 hours?
How were mRNA vaccines developed? Pfizer's Dr Bill Gruber explains the science behind this record-breaking achievement and how it was developed without compromising safety.
The Black Death wasn't the only plague in the 1300s.
An early feasibility study finds a potential new treatment for Alzheimer's disease.
Participants were asked to complete a simple attention task as well as a more challenging "placekeeping" task.
New research suggests that there is no "typical" form of Alzheimer's disease, as the condition can manifest in at least four different ways.
Cannabidiol (CBD) seems to reduce the unpleasantness of pain, a finding that surprised the researchers behind a new, first-of-its-kind study.
Global inequality takes many forms, including who has lost the most children
The conventional wisdom may be wrong. Consulting Google for information about medical symptoms might not be as counterproductive as commonly thought, new research suggests.
Awareness of one's own heartbeat has some positive effects.
The neoliberal call for more 'choice', seems hard to resist.
Reconnecting muscle pairs allows for better sensory feedback from the limb.