The use of antibiotics in raising livestock is complex. We could be moving towards a less-than-ideal result due to poor understanding, over-simplistic messaging and a rush for competitive advantage.
Probiotics have been proclaimed by many as the answer to all sorts of health issues and conditions. But what exactly are probiotics? And, more importantly, should you be taking them?
Getting rid of this scourge is nothing to be sneezed at.
Psychedelic drugs have inspired great songs and works of art. But they may also have potential for treating disease like depression and PTSD by helping to regrow damaged regions of the brain.
It's easy to get caught up in World Cup fever. But if watching the beautiful game inspires you to get out and play, injury prevention is vital.
Today it's estimated that we take in about five times as much information as we did 25 years ago, and that we process as much data in a day as our 15th century ancestors would have in their lifetime.
Compounds in your breath could help AI detect illnesses, including different cancers.
The only way to get through a breakup is to experience your emotions, but not brood on them.
When it comes to cannabis legalization, we don’t need more education, we need to do education better.
At least half the food eaten by the first Australians came from plants. And in terms of medicines, many different parts of plants were used.
Experts say there is still a long way to go before we can make firm statements about the best time of day to eat.
As the documentary about 'Mister Rogers' Neighborhood' hits theaters today, it's worth noting that Rogers' emphasis on kindness and love is proving to be very important to good health. Here's why.
Each year an estimated 100 000 women have complications during childbirth which leave them with obstetric vaginal fistula.
In the seven years since civil war erupted in Syria, refugees have fled the violence and destruction. But starting over in a new country after such experiences is much harder than it may seem.
Alzheimer's drug development tends to focus on protein aggregates in the brain. Perhaps that's why they've all failed.
First study to look at binge eating during pregnancy and the long-term outcome for mother and child.
A new study found those who reported walking faster were less likely to die prematurely.
Toronto's fight against diptheria teaches us the powerful impact of public health campaigns -- in persuading parents to vaccinate their children.
Recent discoveries of ancient viruses are helping scientists understand their origins.
Sleeping tablets such as Ambien can have serious side effects.