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Humans co-evolved with immune-related diseases, and it is still happening

In a new review, researchers found that some of the same genetic mutations allowing humans to fend off deadly infections also make us more...

How to make the holidays less stressful for people with autism

For people on the autism spectrum, the festive trappings and traditions of the holiday season are potential pitfalls. Glaring lights, blaring music and bustling crowds...

How cancer survivors develop opioid addictions

In a new study, researchers found how cancer survivors could develop opioid addictions. The research was done by a team at the University of California...

Aerobic exercise and heart-healthy diet may protect your memory functions

In a new study, researchers found that aerobic exercise and a heart-healthy diet could help slow the development of memory problems. They examined the two...

We love coffee, tea, chocolate and soft drinks so much, caffeine is literally in...

In a new study, researchers may have proven how much people love coffee, tea, chocolate, soda and energy drinks. The team worked with various biomedical...

For better or for worse, a couple’s heart health can overlap

Tom and Martta Kelly don't need a study to tell them how couples influence one another's health. Married for 11 years, the West Orange, New...

This drug may strongly harm people with opioid disorders

In a new study, researchers found that doctors should avoid co-prescribing benzodiazepines to opioid-dependent patients who are being treated with methadone or buprenorphine, also...

Why men get more cancer than women

In a new study, researchers have shed new light on why men are more likely than women to get cancer. They uncovered a new role...

Scientists find a surprising link between autism and Alzheimer’s disease

Researchers believe that autism is caused by genetic mutations that occur in the egg or sperm or during pregnancy. Activity-dependent neuroprotective protein (ADNP) is a...

Apple Watch may help diagnose a heart attack

In a new study, researchers found that an electrocardiogram (ECG) generated by the Apple Watch series 4 or 5 may be used to diagnose...

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