A new study in mice suggests that a combination of antibiotics may reduce the buildup of amyloid plaques, but only in male brains.
New research finds that plastic pollution not only harms fish but also damages species of bacteria that produce the oxygen we breathe.
After being sidelined for 84 days, my body remembered what it could do — which is where I got into trouble.
A new study reviews the effects of exercising in older life. Greater independence and higher self-worth are only some of the benefits of physical activity.
A new doctors’ union is organizing job actions and demanding greater pay than the $8,670 one surgeon said he was making.
New research finds that self-weighing and seeing a graphical representation of their weight changes can prompt people to lose or maintain their weight.
Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) is the most common form of lupus. It is a chronic condition that can affect multiple tissues and organs. As a result, the symptoms of SLE vary widely. Although doctors do not know the cause, they can treat the condition with medications. Learn more about SLE here.
Probiotics are beneficial bacteria that occur naturally in the gut. Some research suggests a link between these good bacteria and a healthy weight. Learn more about probiotics for weight loss here.
Dry skin on the penis may have a variety of causes, including unlubricated sex or masturbation, eczema, or psoriasis. Many home remedies, such as moisturizers, can help. Learn more here.
There are several types of massage, such as hot stone, deep tissue, and sports massages. Benefits include relief from muscle aches and relaxation. Learn more about the different types of massages here.