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The Daily Meal report on a variety of largely unknown fruits, vegetables, and other foods that are particularly nutrient-dense, known as superfoods.
Schizophrenia-related genes have already been identified, but their roles were unclear. New techniques provide a fresh understanding. Folding is the key.
Regular exercise has been found to improve overall thinking skills and cardiovascular capacity in people with vascular cognitive impairment.
Women with higher levels of the 'stress hormone' cortisol in their hair may be less likely to become pregnant through IVF than women with lower levels.
The incidence of football-related TBI is reaching epidemic proportions. Dr. Paul Auerbach has suggested changing the rules of the game to stop the problem.
Understand how alcohol consumption may be connected to bipolar and why that link exists. This article looks at common symptoms of a bipolar episode.
Study of thousands of American women finds links between 14 common gene variants and menopausal hot flashes, independent of race and ethnicity.
The Daily Meal report on how to maintain weight loss, including a list of foods to help keep the weight off while helping you feel full and satisfied.
Migraines have proven notoriously difficult to understand. New research points the finger at oral bacteria. Could the culprit have finally been found?
Protein shakes are used as nutritional supplements but why might they be an issue for diabetics? Learn about different protein shakes and nutrition tips.
A compound found in wine and grapes - resveratrol - has been found to help correct hormone imbalance and improve insulin sensitivity in women with PCOS.
When it comes to voting, a new model suggests electorates are more likely to be swayed by candidates' identities than their policy positions.
A new meta-analysis finds a new class of drugs used to treat inflammation in autoimmune diseases may also be an effective treatment for depression.
Heart study finds frequent and varied exercise is linked to lower risk of premature death in older people, but intense exercise is linked to higher risk.
Constipation can conspire to ruin your day. What causes constipation and how can we prevent it? Learn how castor oil and other treatments may help
The Daily Meal report on how, just like the body, our hair also benefits from a proper diet. They suggest that certain foods can boost hair health.
One million participants across four continents provide the most in-depth analysis of exercise and its ability to stave off type 2 diabetes.
Women who have a higher BMI before pregnancy are likely to have newborns with shorter telomere length - a biomarker for biological age, says new research.
New study suggests it is not the expectation that a 'dummy pill' is real that elicits the placebo effect, but rather the ritual associated with taking it.
A trial where heart failure patients ingested 500 mg caffeine over 5 hours found no raised risk of arrhythmic episodes, even during treadmill stress test.