A well-known study in 1979 found that people who socialize with others live longer than people who keep to themselves.
Researchers say a number of drugs currently used to treat autoimmune diseases also appear to treat signs of depression.
A small robot may help children who are recovering from a long-term illnesses in the hospital or at home.
The World Health Organization says the widespread use of sugar in food products and drinks is a major concern in many areas.
Next time you make yourself a hot cup of tea or coffee, you might want to let it cool down a bit before drinking.
For young people identified as on the autism spectrum, growing into adulthood can have its own challenges.
A new study suggests there may be a limit to how long people can live.
Roller coasters are fast and exciting. But passing a painful kidney stone is not.
Voters in the western state of Colorado will decide next month if they want their state to have a single-payer health care system.
We begin with bad news for people who bought a wearable fitness tracker in hopes of losing weight.