Opioid painkillers and anxiety meds: A deadly mix?

Thirty percent of fatal opioid overdoses involved both types of meds, but number of people prescribed both has spiked.

March 20, 2017 0

FDA throws cold water on whole body cryotherapy

Exposure to ultra-low temperatures shows no benefits and may be dangerous.

March 7, 2017 0

Why certain noises really irritate some people

'Misophonia' is a disorder that can make a person's brain go into overdrive.

February 13, 2017 0

Take note of these stress-busting tips

Relax, breathe and feel your muscles melt with these top 5 strategies.

February 1, 2017 0

The psychology of sleep

Cognitive behavioral therapy can help patients shed the bad habits and anxious thoughts that make for sleepless nights.

January 22, 2017 0

Are you a Secret Santa or a Grinch?

Brain scans may tell the tale as research suggests there's a 'Christmas spirit' nerve network in our noggins.

December 12, 2016 0

Keep bad news from making you sick

World and national events are frightening and fear may impact your health more than you realize.

December 8, 2016 2

Study: Negativity corrupts the heart

Your level of pessimism is easily measurable—and could be another factor in determining your risk of dying.

November 25, 2016 0

Stress, the notorious diet-killer

It can complicate the body's ability to process food—and it can even wipe out the benefits of a healthy eating day.

October 10, 2016 0

Ever heard of placental encapsulation?

More and more women are opting to use their placenta after giving birth.

October 2, 2016 4

The sweetness of sound

Research shows sound therapy can balance brain signals. Could it be a new prescription for high blood pressure and migraines?

September 23, 2016 0

Know the warning signs of suicidal thoughts

Family members, friends often in the best position to save a life.

September 18, 2016 0