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Chronic pain and depression are both common and mysterious conditions. New research looks at the mix of environmental and genetic factors behind them.
Exposure to antipsychotic drugs during the first trimester of pregnancy is not associated with an increased risk of congenital or cardiac malformations.
Learn all about hypovolemic shock, a severe loss of blood or fluid. This article looks at the causes, symptoms, and treatment of this medical emergency.
A longer duration of overweight and obesity in adulthood is associated with increased risk of several cancers, including breast and endometrial cancers.
A healthy diet, a healthy BMI, and regular physical activity could reduce the buildup of proteins associated with Alzheimer's disease, a new study finds.
Season and region of birth may be associated with an increased risk of celiac disease in children before the age of 15, study finds.
Empathy is a high level emotion that helps us navigate the complex social environment we live in. New research may have found its neural home.
A scientific statement from the American Heart Association says physical activity does not counteract the health risks linked to sedentary behavior.