A sense of purpose may benefit your brain

Seniors with a positive mental state are less likely to have cerebral tissue damage.

March 22, 2015 0

For safety’s sake: A star player quits pro football

Health risks posed by America's favorite sport are thrown back into the spotlight.

March 21, 2015 0

A sense of purpose may help your heart

Study finds physical rewards in meaningful activity.

March 15, 2015 0

Expert advice: Laughter is the best medicine

A nun and a doctor walk into a cafe … and share the healing power of laughter.

March 12, 2015 0
March 6, 2015 1

Have a concussion? Track your brain blood flow

Study shows scans reveal reduced circulation in brains those who have not recovered from head injuries.

March 6, 2015 2

Signs of Alzheimer’s spotted in young adults

Another clue that could help unravel the mystery behind this devistating disease.

March 6, 2015 0

Migraine relief via the nose?

Treating the nerves in the nasal cavity could reduce pain by a third, study shows.

March 4, 2015 0

Multiple sclerosis linked to lower levels of key nutrients in women

But researchers aren't sure whether differences are cause or effect of inflammatory disease.

March 3, 2015 0

Narcotic painkiller use tied to higher risk for depression

The longer the use, the bigger the risk the user would become depressed, study found.

March 2, 2015 0

“Munchies” research provides insight into brain chemistry

Marijuana use side effect could hold key in learning how to stimulate or suppress appetites.

February 27, 2015 0

Red alert: 7 shingles facts you need to know

Expert says it's time to get serious about shingles, the adult chickenpox with potentially long-term effects.

February 23, 2015 1