Nearly 1 in 5 American adults deals with a mental illness or substance abuse problem each year, a U.S. government study says.
Combining a sugary soda with your burger or fried chicken can really prime your body to pack on more pounds, a new study suggests.
If you like grapefruit juice, you need to be aware that it can affect the way some medications work, especially those used to treat high blood pressure or an irregular heart rhythm.
AIDS-related deaths worldwide have been halved since 2005 as more people were able to get lifesaving drugs, UNAIDS (a United Nations Program) says in a new report.
Sophisticated brain scans might be able to detect consciousness in brain injury patients who appear unconscious in the intensive care unit, a new study says.
Women exposed to estrogen for longer periods of time during the reproductive years may have a lower risk of depression, a new study finds.
People who undergo knee surgery for a torn anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) can expect to stay active and maintain a high quality of life, researchers report.