By 2050, the UN estimates that as many as 3.2 million people will live to 100 compared to 316,000 in 2011. Also, a 2013 study from the University of Massachusetts found that 25 year olds today can look forward to "2.4 more years of a healthy life" while a 65-year-old today can expect to live 1.7 extra years - than people who lived 20 years ago.
Muscle cramps are not only common among athletes but among many people all over the globe. Many believe muscle cramps may be caused by overstretching.
According to a recent British Medical Journal, health professionals now know the correct answer to where the fat goes when you lose weight.
Crystal Goodwin is a woman with an extremely rare cell syndrome known as mast cell activation syndrome (MCAS), this makes her allergic to the world.
Mediterranean diet can slow down aging and lengthens telomeres as its components are rich in antioxidants and have well known anti-inflammatory effects.
The newly discovered molecule, designated anti-biofilm peptite 1018, can destroy mature biofilms and prevent them from developing by blocking an intracellular signal molecule known as guanosine pentaphosphate [(p)ppGpp].
Based on epigenetic system, neuroscientists at the University of Queensland’s Queensland Brain Institute (QBI) have found a possible way to silence the gene that causes us to feel fear.
Imagining a criminal, the first thing that crosses most people's minds usually is 'He must be a psychopath!' After all why would a person in his right mind destroy lives?
According to a new study at the University of North Carolina, loud conversations and horseplay between passengers may be the riskiest driver distraction for teens.