Several autoimmune diseases have been linked to, and may even play a role in the development of, eating disorders, new research suggests.
Patients with type 2 disease were less likely to gain weight, suffer dangerous drops in blood sugar levels
Austrian researchers find short-term sunshine increases risk, longer-term lowers it
About half of raised risk from tobacco tied to interaction with too much sodium, study finds
Two or more servings weekly might prevent or delay chronic health problem for women, research suggests
Trying to protect children from source of anxiety may make things worse, researchers say
Health Law Shows Little Effect In Lowering Children's Uninsured Rate, Study Finds
The hope is antibodies in the survivor's blood will help fight the often deadly virus in the recipient
Unnecessary prescriptions lead to more side effects, costs for nursing home residents, experts say
Walking, bicycling to school linked to better reading scores in study
This type of discrimination may actually lead to weight gain, researchers say
The FDA's approval on Wednesday of a new prescription weight-loss pill, Contrave, offers yet another option for the more than one-third of American adults who are obese.
Eating might be less rewarding and more habitual for them, research suggests
Researchers find, in 8-week span, that those who gain in the abdomen have highest increase
But lifestyle factors play a bigger role, experts say
Once viewed by some as a food too high in calories to enjoy on a regular basis, nuts are getting new respect.
Report finds gaps in basic medical care, vaccines, and vision and hearing screenings
Meanwhile, fourth U.S. aid worker infected in West Africa continues treatment at Atlanta hospital
New study says 'spooning' isn't ideal for all men with aching backs
Family Insurance Premiums Rise Modestly For 3rd Year, Survey Finds