E-cigarettes are seen as the 'more healthful' siblings of conventional ones. But a new study suggests that these devices may be a hidden source of harm.
If you're scared that your nightly glass of red wine will eventually cause your teeth to rot, that's a worry that you can dispel right now. A new study from Spain suggests that red wine compounds may actually do your oral health a world of good.
Acute prostatitis is a sudden inflammation of the prostate gland. It is a rare type of prostatitis, which is a common prostate problem.
A look at natural remedies to get rid of gallstones, a common complaint that causes pain in the gallbladder. Included is detail on when to see a doctor.
There are many reasons for rectal bleeding after wiping. We look at 11 causes here, along with the treatment options there are for each one.
Learn about different reasons why a nose might bleed after being blown. We also look at the options for when the cause needs treatment.
A look at nervous breakdown, a condition now known as mental breakdown and identified by emotional and physical stress. Included is detail on prevention.
New research has found genetic evidence that might suggest that schizophrenia is a side effect of the development of the human brain. This discovery may lead to new drugs for the condition.
Previous studies have shown that perfectionism can lead to depression, but new research suggests that self-compassion might also play a crucial role in this relationship, offsetting the harms of the former.
Learn about five causes of pain in the back of the head. We also look at the triggers and treatment options for each of these headache types.
An itchy beard is a common complaint, but what makes it itch? We look at the causes of an itchy beard and reveal seven ways to find relief.
Pimples on the nipple are common and usually not a cause for concern. Learn about types of bumps on the nipple, treatments, and when to see a doctor.
Researchers could be on the verge of a new treatment for multiple sclerosis; they reveal how transplanting neural stem cells derived from a patient's own skin could help to repair nerve damage caused by the disease.
This article discusses how to get rid of hard pimples. It also looks at different kinds of pimples, their causes, and how to prevent them.
A quick chat with a friend, a gym session with your colleagues, or a reading group that you attend — how do they impact your health? In this Spotlight, we look at the mental and physical health benefits that socializing can bring.
A look at sinus headache, a condition where the area around the nose becomes painful. Included is detail on home remedies and the potential causes.
A new study suggests that checking alpha-synuclein levels in tear samples may serve as a noninvasive test for Parkinson's disease before symptoms appear.
A look at groin strains, a muscle injury that has many potential causes. Included is detail on diagnosis and exercises you can do to relieve a strain.
Learn more about pneumococcal meningitis, a rare but life-threatening form of infection. We look at the causes, symptoms, and treatment options.
What makes us wiser? A new study set out to answer that question and found that several factors are involved — all to do with how we relate to hardships.