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You've probably heard that you need to get at least 150 minutes of moderate exercise every week. But a study published in the Journal of Applied Physiology suggests that a mix of different types of exercise brings better results than simply adding more quantity.
Early exposure to pest and pet allergens -- cockroaches and mice droppings included -- may actually guard children against asthma, a new study of inner-city kids suggests.
A "green schoolyard" might boost the health of children in your community, researchers report.
A widening waistline may make for shrinking numbers of sperm, new research suggests.
After spending nine months making sure everything you eat is good for your growing baby, you'll want to create a nursery that's soothing and safe.
Whether it's to get your day going, a way to curb your appetite, or just a taste you love, you might insist on your daily coffee fix.
Scientists are uncovering new information about the human brain every day. But misinformation still abounds.
Women who develop pre-eclampsia earlier in pregnancy may be at increased risk for heart problems soon after giving birth, a new study finds.
Tobacco caused 7.1 million deaths worldwide in 2016, and poor diet was associated with 1 in 5 deaths, according to a new report.
Managing diabetes is more than just taking medication. Some adjustments in your daily lifestyle can have a huge impact on your overall well-being.