The famous feuding Gallagher brothers of the rock band Oasis illustrate what research shows: Kids who grow up in homes where there is domestic violence often grow up to have troubled relationships.
Surgeons are big prescribers of opioids. But while guidelines are in place for dentists and for doctors who prescribe opioid-based painkillers for long-term pain, there are none for surgeons.
The message given to new parents is the higher the infant weight gain the better. Yet being a big baby and growing fast is a risk factor for childhood obesity.
Women shouldn't be disheartened by the latest finding that exercise doesn't lead to weight loss in the first month or two. There are other reasons to persist.
People in countries that value autonomy highly drink more alcohol than people in countries that value tradition.
What if we treated climate change as a health problem rather than an environmental one? There are lessons to be learned from the successful public health campaigns against smoking.
Stigma stops people from getting tested for HIV, and staying on their treatment. Unless it's addressed, the AIDS epidemic will persist.
The Saint Regis Mohawk tribe has struck a multimillion-dollar deal with Allergan. But the deal may do more harm than good.
The NHS should reconsider its plan to refuse surgery to smokers and those who are obese.
Is this more good news for coffee lovers, or a case of be careful what you read?
It is worth remembering that sleep 'crises' are far from new.
The legal cannabis industry will have to develop scientific research and evidence based growth methods and technology if it is to succeed against the secretive illicit industry.
Postnatal depression in men is starting to be recognised, but mental health services aren't geared up to help this group.
A plague outbreak in Madagascar has killed 170 people. Here's what you need to know about treatment options and chances it will spread.
Women make up a major portion of the Canadian workforce. That's why employers need to step up to help those in domestic abuse situations.
Incontinence is frighteningly common.
Sigmund Freud understood that mental conflict could become physical disability.
Families supporting children with autism urgently need better access to the latest research about evidence-based treatments. A new health design project from Emily Carr University is helping.
Once young women could access health insurance through their parents, they seemed to make very different decisions about contraception, abortion and marriage.