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This common sleep problem may increase risk of high blood pressure, sudden death

In a recent study published in BMJ Open Respiratory Research, researchers found that people living with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), a condition that occurs...

What’s it like to get a new heart during a pandemic? This Texas pastor...

On the Friday before Mother's Day, the Rev. Eddie Woods did his best to hide his discomfort. Short of breath and lightheaded, he didn't want...

Your gut health influences your ability to lose weight

In a new study from the Institute for Systems Biology, researchers found gut microbiota influences the ability to lose weight in humans, according to...

People with opioid use disorder die at a rate similar to heart attacks

In a new study from Oregon Health & Science University, researchers found patients with opioid use disorder died at a rate comparable to those...

This yogurt may prevent diarrhea caused by antibiotics

In a new study from the University of Maryland, researchers found eating yogurt containing a particular strain of a well-studied probiotic appears to protect...

People who get Moderna COVID-19 vaccine do not need a booster shot, study finds

In a new study from La Jolla Institute for Immunology, researchers help answer the question: how long does immunity against COVID-19 last in vaccinated...

Scientists find an important cause of Alzheimer’s disease in the liver

In a new study from Curtin University, researchers found amyloid protein made in the liver can cause neurodegeneration in the brain. Since the protein is...

After heart attack, mini-stroke and stroke, survivor has some advice

Andy Beal woke up at 4 a.m. and went to the bathroom as he'd done hundreds of times before. This time, though, the 44-year-old...

This study shows potential new drugs to treat COVID-19

In a recent study published in Biochemical Journal, researchers screened thousands of drug and chemical molecules and identified a range of new antivirals that...

This 5-minute exercise can reduce high blood pressure effectively

In a new study published in the Journal of the American Heart Association, researchers found that working out just five minutes daily via a...