Want to lose weight? Sleep on it

How well you sleep—and when you wake up—can lead to lower body fat and overall weight loss.

March 30, 2015 0

Smog + pollen = more sneezing

Higher levels of airborne ozone, nitrogen dioxide might boost potency of tree allergen.

March 26, 2015 0

Can changes in time affect your risk of heart attack?

Find out what our expert says. And proceed with caution when you mess with Mother Nature.

March 24, 2015 0

Spock’s final mission: Raising awareness of COPD

In the wake of Leonard Nimoy's death, scientists announce a significant finding in the battle against a major killer.

March 16, 2015 3

Make ‘springing forward’ easier on your mind and body

Doctor offers tips to stop residual daylight saving time sleepiness in its tracks.

March 10, 2015 0

Think hookahs filter out tobacco toxins? Think again

Study finds the popular water pipes do not rid smoke of heavy metals.

February 28, 2015 0

Troops in Middle East may be at risk for lung problems

Study found dust exposure poses health hazards.

February 26, 2015 0

Listen to your mother! Take a nap

Can a power nap really help counteract a short night?

February 24, 2015 0

Moldy homes may mean more asthma in young kids

Those with allergies are at greatest asthma risk, study finds.

February 23, 2015 0

U.S. teens get less sleep than ever

Researchers find more adolescents today are short on shut-eye than in the 1990s. Early morning school bells and electronics may be to blame.

February 21, 2015 0

Graphic images on cigarette labels affect smokers’ brains

Emotional pictures are more memorable and reduce urge to smoke, researchers find.

February 20, 2015 0

‘Mindfulness’ may help ease sleep problems for seniors

Study finds that mind over matter works – at least as far as sleep is concerned.

February 17, 2015 1