MONDAY, Jan. 24, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- Cannabidiol, a compound derived from marijuana, appears to show promise in blocking replication of the COVID-19 virus and preventing its spread, lab and animal studies show.
Many people are filing lawsuits after discovering that sperm banks failed to verify information from donors about their medical and personal backgrounds.
People who use e-cigarettes and test positive for COVID-19 have a higher frequency of experiencing COVID-19 symptoms, research has found.
The tale of a man whose life was saved when a genetically modified pig’s heart was transplanted into his body sounds like a dose of science fiction with a rustic twist.
TUESDAY, Jan. 18, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- It can happen so fast.
Snow shoveling can be a rigorous aerobic activity that significantly stresses the back. Here are a few tips and techniques to avoid serious injury.
Here are 25 ways to stay warm this winter — with or without indoor heating — that won't break the bank.
The man had taken a dip at his local pool in New Zealand when, unbeknownst to him, the creature had crept inside his ear.
Health officials and experts are increasingly saying it’s time to upgrade your face masks, especially in light of the omicron surge.
MONDAY, Jan. 10, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- Exercise helps you stay fit, hale and hearty, and researchers say it may also help you stave off dementia and Alzheimer's disease. Now they have a better understanding of the hidden benefits that aid the brain.
As we enter a new year laden with uncertainty, our mental health and sense of well-being are tested again. Here are insights to help you tackle 2022.
Does your dog understand Spanish? A study has found that canine brains show different activity patterns to different languages.
Carnival officially begins each year on Jan. 6 — the 12th day after Christmas — and, usually, comes to a raucous climax on Mardi Gras, or Fat Tuesday, which falls on March 1 this year.
One of the most common reasons dog owners give for seeking veterinary care is ear problems. Here are some tips from the American Kennel Club.
The digital unwrapping revealed tantalizing details about the life and death of the Egyptian king for the first time since the mummy was discovered in 1881.
A growing body of research points to the body’s natural cannabinoid system as the primary driver behind the runner’s high.
Special foods are among the pleasures of holiday celebrations. Here's how to enjoy the menu while also making our digestive systems happy.
Alas, I will not receive a sizable chunk of the Walmart fortune.
Partial human remains found nearly 40 years ago have been identified as belonging to Frank "Frankie" Little Jr., a member of the R&B band The O'Jays.
Despite the attention-grabbing name, the goal of orgasmic meditation is not orgasm. Research shows it creates big changes in brain connectivity.
I can see clearly now, the crack is gone.