While grief may make a person feel they want to die—the vast majority do not.
How do you know if it's just a series of bad days or something more serious?
If you or a loved one has indulged in something they shouldn't, call the Poison Control hotline.
Not only does compassion decrease suffering by helping those in need, but also it can boost your bond with others. Plus, you may find that the pursuit of compassion makes...
Some of the most common injuries, accidents, and medical problems that can arise during the holiday season.
Could it happen to you?
The holidays aren't all sugar plums and presents; with the season comes a rise in visits to the emergency room.
New research from the American Association for Cancer Research has added melanoma — the deadliest form of skin cancer — to the list of cancers correlated to alcohol use.
Do you know the differences between a sprain, a strain, and a fracture?
There are those shoppers whose impulse buys are so common that they might be teased as "shopaholics."
What do you really know about bones?
Did you know that all people with diabetes are at risk for vision loss and blindness from diabetic eye disease? African Americans, American Indians and Alaska Natives, Hispanics/Latinos, and older...
There is no question that football is rough sport, not for the faint of heart.
A concussion is a mild form of traumatic brain injury (TBI) that affects how your brain functions. These effects can be short-term, lasting only a few hours or a couple...
A head injury is any trauma to your scalp, skull, or brain. Head injuries can range in severity from a mild bump on your head to a serious brain injury.
Physical therapy can be effective in treating a condition more than 3 million Americans live with every day: chronic pain.
There are times in life when anxiety is hard to avoid.
What's the proper etiquette for meeting someone who is visually impaired?
They are pieces of advice we have all heard -- but how much is actually true?
Studies are pointing to a cancer-fighting drug called Rapamycin currently used successfully in human patients that could extend the life of man's best friend.
"In many cases melanomas are the ugly duckling on the body. People can sometimes pick them out even from an untrained eye," Julia Curtis, MD, assistant director of the mole...
As the temperature drops but before the snow falls, more and more people are hitting the gym instead of the trail. Weightlifting has multiple potential benefits - it may increase...
Small ghouls and goblins will soon be coming to your door demanding treats. However, those treats do not have to be filled with sugar and fat. Try one of these...
For seemingly no physical reason, you find yourself paralyzed and can't speak. It sounds like the plot of a horror movie, but such frightening symptoms can actually happen to people...
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