In this article, learn about the uvula, why it may become swollen, what might have caused the swelling, and which home treatments may be recommended.
A new study investigates the link between patients with metal health issues and the risk of having a stroke within several time periods.
Researchers found that eliminating a set of genes in the corticostriatal brain region of mice – also present in humans – led to OCD-like behavior.
While eating five portions of fruits and vegetables daily brings health benefits, new research finds eating 10 portions every day is even better.
New research finds people who consistently sleep more than 9 hours per night are at a significantly higher risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease.
The mix of bacteria on our skin influences its health. Now, scientists show how harmful Staphylococcus aureus is kept in check by skin-friendly cousins.
How do antidepressants cause sexual side effects and what are the side effects in men and women? Which antidepressants cause fewer sexual side effects?
What is the Schirmer’s test, why is the test used, and who should have a Schirmer’s test? What should be expected and what do the results mean?
New research suggests people with severe gum disease – also known as periodontitis – may have undiagnosed diabetes and prediabetes.
Evidence is steadily mounting that diet can influence lung health. The latest study demonstrates a link between eating fruit and veg and reduced COPD risk.