Middle aged men who drink 2.5 drinks per day may accelerate memory loss by six years, according to a new study.
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) says physicians should stop prescribing combination drugs with more than 325 milligrams (mg) of acetaminophen.
Students at schools with drug testing just as likely to smoke pot or drink as those at schools without
Simply walking through a sketchy-looking neighborhood can make you feel more paranoid and lower your trust in others.
How low is too low? That’s what physicians are debating after new advice for treating hypertension was issued in December.
That cup of coffee in the morning may improve long-term memory, according to a new study.
The study, published in the journal Nature Neuroscience, found that participants who had been given caffeine pills had better memory recall. Scientists studied 160 participants ages 18 to 30, and showed them various photos of items at the outset, …
With no approved medications to treat autism, more parents are turning to alternative therapies to help their kids.
The cold is bad enough, but winter’s shorter days make the season a downer, to say the least. But how real is seasonal affective disorder (aptly known as SAD)?
Authors tend to write about what they see and experience, including economic hardship, according to a new study.
Costs of breast cancer drugs such as tamoxifen and raloxifene will soon by covered by insurance thanks to the Affordable Care Act, the administration announced on Thursday.
The move comes after the U.S. Preventive Services …
Bed bug infestations are a nightmare for homeowners. And residents of Philadelphia are familiar with the pain, since reports of infestations in the city have increased over the years.
A team of Penn Medicine researchers are …
A protein could signal the first signs of brain changes due to a concussion.