Superfoods or Superhype?

“Superfoods,” “power foods,” “top 10 foods”—do these titles catch your attention? For those of us seeking to improve our health, the notion of a...

The Secret to Being Cool: Try Smiling

For many people, one of the unspoken rules for being cool is maintaining an emotionally inexpressive attitude. This message is reinforced through advertisements where...

Night Owls Have Higher Risk of Dying Sooner

"Night owls" -- people who like to stay up late and have trouble dragging themselves out of bed in the morning -- have a...

Tools for Social Influence: Facial Expressions

Maybe it was a sweet-as-pie, pretty-please smile meant to talk a friend into sharing her dessert, or a serious stink eye intended to shake...

Divorce, Death and Men’s Brain Aging

Conflict, a death in the family, financial hardship and serious medical crises are all associated with accelerated physical aging. In a new study, researchers...

Fasting Diets Reduce Risk of Cardiovascular Disease

Intermittent energy restriction diets, such as the 5:2 diet, clears fat from the blood quicker after eating meals than daily calorie restriction diets –...

How To Deal with Embarrassing Situations

Feelings of embarrassment can be overcome through mental training. This is the finding of a study published in Springer's journal Motivation and Emotion. By...

What to Do If You Have Hemorrhoids

Hemorrhoids are swollen blood vessels around the anus. When the pressure on these vessels increases, they swell and turn into small lumps. These lumps...

Shoulder Pain: When to Worry

“A shoulder is a group of bones – humerus, scapula and clavicle that work together for all the movements of the arm and shoulder...

Does She Need Help? How to Spot a Mental Disorder

How do you know if someone you love is suffering from depression? Is there an easy way to determine if someone is just sad...

2018 Global Health Care Outlook: Working Towards Smart Health Care

Digital technologies are playing a vital role in reducing costs, increasing access, and improving care and the patient experience. Global health care spending is projected...

Women Who Exercise Regularly Less Likely to Develop Dementia

You may spend a lot of time working out, but there's a fitness reward you might not expect: better memory in your senior years. New...

UAE Bans Handwritten Prescriptions

A circular from the UAE’s Ministry of Health and Prevention calls for all handwritten prescriptions to be banned. Medical professionals have six months to...

Yoga Ashram Will Hosts Ananta Yoga & Wellness Retreat

Ananta Wholesome Yoga & Wellness Retreat from 24th – 30th March 2018 at Marjan Island Resort & Spa Yoga Ashram hosts the Ananta Wholesome Yoga...

Behavior in High School Predicts Success Later in Life

Being a responsible student, maintaining an interest in school and having good reading and writing skills will not only help a teenager get good...

Here is Why Loneliness Is Bad for Your Health

Imagine a 65-year-old woman who sees her physician frequently for a variety of aches and pains. She might complain of back pain on one...

Dubai Health Authority Launches Mobile Skin Clinic

More than 300 visitors received free skin consultation and diagnosis at the Mobile Skin Clinic, launched to raise awareness about skin diseases by visiting...

Cleaning at Home as Bad for Lungs as Smoking?

Women who work as cleaners or regularly use cleaning sprays or other cleaning products at home appear to experience a greater decline in lung...