The essence of who you are begins in the brain. Together with the spinal cord and miles of nerves, the central nervous system directs our every thought, sensation and action. Get connected and learn about amazing advances in neurosciences.
With the arrival of a new football season, health and wellness should be top of mind—even in the most bone-jarring of sports.
Two years after a terrible car crash, Kathryn Dotas returns to the pediatric intensive care unit to thank the team that saved her life.
Women nearly twice as likely to use the drugs as men, CDC report finds.
"Truly amazing, life-changing" magnetic rods help 9-year-old avoid surgery in her battle against a debilitating spinal condition.
Treat your hard-working body to some R&R with these helpful tips from a doctor who knows.
It's not a cure-all but has great potential, leader of an American Psychological Association panel says.
About 1 in 50 people have an aneurysm lurking in their brain. Take some steps to make sure you're not one of them.
Brain scans suggest referring to yourself in the third person helps keep emotions in check.
New method may aid doctors in assessing harms, benefits of anti-clotting drugs.
A stroke victim's newfound love of painting helped her reclaim strength and self-confidence.