A look at how to stop an atrial fibrillation (Afib) episode. Included is detail on the best ways to prevent an episode and when you should see a doctor.
In this year's Christmas issue of the BMJ, researchers explore whether or not the biblical saying 'pride comes before a fall' holds any truth.
Micrometastases are not usually picked up by current cancer screening technology because of their minute size. Using nanoprobes might solve that problem.
Learn about the nopal cactus, commonly known as the prickly pear cactus. This article looks at its nutritional content and possible health benefits.
A new analysis takes a look at cancer mortality among American Indians and Alaskan Natives. Survival rates for some cancers are significantly poorer.
What we eat can affect our psychological health, but which foods are beneficial? A new study suggests that the answer may depend on our age.
New research suggests that the brain regards talking inside of our heads as equivalent to talking out loud, with the same degree of dampened response.
Low blood pressure, or hypotension, during pregnancy does not usually cause major health issues, and can be treated with at-home care. Learn more.
A look at white hair, a common change that many people experience as they age. Included is detail on genetic factors and stress-related causes.