Tue, Feb 04, 2014 2:08 PM
Many of these illnesses often appear to be something else based on their symptoms, confusing both patients and doctors.
Tue, Feb 04, 2014 1:02 PM by Bahar Gholipour, LiveScience
The campaign will use a combination of TV and print ads and social media engagement to dissuade teens from lighting up.
Coca-Cola : Coming Together
Tue, Feb 04, 2014 10:42 AM by Bahar Gholipour, LiveScience
Heroin suppresses the part of the brain that controls breathing, and this makes it easy for users to take in too little oxygen and exhale enough carbon dioxide.
Tue, Feb 04, 2014 10:10 AM by Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
New genetic research shows that the bubonic plague may have caused evolutionary change in Europeans' DNA.
Tue, Feb 04, 2014 9:49 AM by Rachael Rettner, LiveScience
The new link between sugar, heart disease and death has some medical experts pushing for more federal oversight in dietary guidelines.
Mon, Feb 03, 2014 11:29 AM by Chanie Kirschner
Is it just a vestige of a mysterious organ, or does it actually serve a purpose today?
Mon, Feb 03, 2014 11:25 AM by Bahar Gholipour, LiveScience
The revised guidelines can possibly overestimate a person's risk for cholesterol-related issues, leaving doctors and patients at a loss.
Mon, Feb 03, 2014 10:59 AM by Fred Cicetti, LiveScience
Our bodies' odors comes from the breakdown of bacteria in sweat, and those over 40 often have an additional substance in the breakdown that is smellier than most.
Mon, Feb 03, 2014 9:49 AM by Bahar Gholipour, LiveScience
Knowing these five numbers can help you and your doctor get a sense of your health today and your health in the future.
Fri, Jan 31, 2014 2:54 PM by Robin Shreeves
A fellow blogger asked how often do you really need to shower? I thought I’d find out.
Fri, Jan 31, 2014 1:50 PM by Melissa Breyer
The National Institutes of Health is looking for brave volunteers to have a live flu virus squirted up their noses.
Fri, Jan 31, 2014 12:23 PM by Melissa Breyer
A new study concludes that the high number of early deaths in Russia is primarily due to people drinking too much vodka.
Fri, Jan 31, 2014 10:21 AM by Laura Moss
Video: Dr. Zenko Hrynkiw had to perform an operation Tuesday, but a snowstorm had stalled traffic and stranded hundreds of drivers. So Hrynkiw decided to walk.
Fri, Jan 31, 2014 9:51 AM by Bahar Gholipour, LiveScience
Some men use testosterone therapy to treat loss of muscle mass and lowered bone density.
Thu, Jan 30, 2014 12:43 PM by Melissa Breyer
Research from the University of Oxford found that when participants' heights were reduced, they developed feelings of inferiority and paranoia.