An Australian-based engineering firm has reportedly sacked an employee for using water instead of toilet paper in the washroom.
Australia's thong lovers,who relish spending time under the sun with exposed feet,are at a greater risk of developing skin cancer.
Older,obese adults who do a combination of aerobic and resistance exercises have less insulin resistance and are better able to do simple tasks.
Alcohol improves rather than damages men's performance in the bedroom if taken within safe guidelines,a new study has revealed.
Are you a social butterfly,or do you prefer being at the edge of a group of friends? Either way,your genes and evolution may play a major role.
A three-year-old brain dead girl ended up saving three lives including that of a 21-month-old boy with timely transplant of her organs.
Psychologists have found that infants as young as 10 months use their prior exposure to understand new actions.
Smokers are twice as likely to kick the habit if they use a support group rather than trying to give up alone,according to a new study.
Drinking apple juice could help delay the onset of Alzheimers disease,says a new study.
As the amount of time playing video games goes up,the quality of relationships with peers and parents slides,says a new study.
People caring for family members with dementia commonly abuse them with behavior such as swearing and shouting.
A team at a US biotech company is to start the world's first study of a treatment for spinal cord injuries based on them.
People who feel socially rejected are more likely to see others' actions as hostile and are more likely to behave in hurtful ways towards others.
We're not saying that,that is the result of a study of people from 29 Asian countries,saying that individuals who trust mass media are healthier.
According to the study females find it harder to switch off their emotions at the end of the day,hence they get more nightmares.
There is a ray of hope for those fighting the battle of the bulge,with a 'magic pill' that stops the body from absorbing some of the fat in food set to go on sale.
Postmenopausal women with low levels of sexual desire are likely to be depressed and to suffer physical symptoms such as back pain and memory problems.
Giving steroids to children who are wheezing because of viral or other infections does not help,researchers reported.
The health insurance policies of the US are bearing the brunt from the obesity epidemic that is spreading across the country.
Dramatic improvements in US air quality over the last two decades have added 21 weeks to the life of the average American.