Hiccups are caused by many factors. They are annoying but usually harmless. Sometimes they are more serious, however. Home remedies or medical treatment may help.
Our faces can say so much about us—the mood we are in and the emotions we feel. However, look more closely, and it can also reveal something about our physical health.
How our family defeated head lice when traditional prescription treatments proved ineffectual. Plus, my step-by-step method for eliminating head lice and nits using coconut products and vinegar.
Is there a difference between a common hangover and alcohol poisoning? What are the symptoms of a hangover versus alcohol poisoning?
It's a brave new world. Where genealogy meets genetics, 23andMe provides direct-t0-consumer genetic testing. You pay to turn over your DNA and personal data. Big companies profit. Understand the risk.
In small quantities, nitric oxide has important functions and health benefits in our body. In large amounts, however, it's toxic to nerve cells.
Carbon monoxide in the environment is harmful. However, carbon monoxide made inside the body has important functions and may one day be used as a medicine.
Cholesterol has vital jobs in our bodies. Excess LDL cholesterol is bad, but HDL cholesterol is good. Our diet helps to control the ratio between the two forms.
If there's any one thing that will mess with your circadian rhythm—and your sleep in general—it's Daylight Saving Time.
Sneezing is a common but often annoying and embarrassing occurrence. Many myths have developed about the process, which still seems somewhat mysterious today.
When the weather is hot, do you suffer badly? High temperatures can kill. Here are some tips to help you stay cool and protect your health.
Poor blood circulation can be an indicator of a health issue that may lead to further health problems. This is a guide to increase your blood flow and improve your blood circulation.
Have you examined your stools / poo lately? Perhaps you should. This article explains what you might see in the toilet, and what it might mean.
When you book extra hitchhikers into your jail! Learn about ways to treat your inmates and prevent the lice from spreading.
A popping, clicking, or cracking sound of your sternum, or breastbone, is usually not a cause for alarm. What causes this phenomenon, and when should you be concerned?