Surprising new research suggests that people younger than 50 are getting diagnosed with the disease at record rates. For National Colorectal Cancer Awareness month, find out how to protect yourself—no matter what your age.
Imagine being depressed and trying medication after medication—only to find none work. That's the plight of people with treatment-resistant depression. We look at this little-understood condition, and how researchers are working to crack its code.
Over a third of Americans qualify as obese, but misconceptions abound as to what's causing the global health epidemic. (Hint: It's not just about diet and exercise.) We talked to obesity experts about the latest science-backed findings and current research underway.
It's a complicated illness, with no exact cause—but there is still a lot we understand now about depression, thanks to the work of dedicated scientists. For Depression Awareness Month, we look at the facts, common misconceptions and research that's underway.
It's a deadly disease, but it can be managed—if you get a timely diagnosis. For World Heart Day, we're sharing what the latest science and research has revealed about PAH, including who is most at risk and the warning signs to look out for.
It affects nearly one in 10 pregnancies—even if the mother-to-be didn't have diabetes before she conceived. Two experts on the condition share what you should know to help keep you and your baby healthy.
It's a medical condition we've all heard of, but one that many of us may not fully understand. For National Autism Awareness Month, we talked to two leading autism experts to get the very latest facts—and dispel misconceptions.