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Research on centenarians shows that the extra years lived are mostly healthy years - with illness often arriving decades later than in younger seniors.
A new study from universities in Sweden and Germany finds that carrying excess fat does not contribute to a warmer body in obese mice.
Stomach viruses and food poisoning cause similar symptoms. Learn how to tell the difference with this article, as well as how to prevent both conditions.
Concussions affect millions of Americans each year. New research provides further insight into concussion’s impact on the white matter of the brain.
Study examines effect of obesity on progression and treatment response in most common form of pancreatic cancer in animal models and samples from patients.
While consumers rate some sunscreens highly, researchers say many of these products do not currently meet American Academy of Dermatology guidelines.
An analysis of global data shows while deaths from many infectious diseases dropped over the period 1990-2013, viral hepatitis deaths have risen steadily.