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The Outcome Of The Super Bowl Could Depend On Whether The Players Are Night Owls Or Early Birds

Posted 01.30.2015 | Healthy Living

By: Tanya Lewis Published: 01/30/2015 09:38 AM EST on LiveScience Football fans, take note: The outcome of this weekend's Super Bowl, along with...

Your Coffee Habit May Protect Against Some Skin Cancers

Posted 01.20.2015 | Healthy Living

By: Stephanie Pappas Published: 01/20/2015 04:31 PM EST on LiveScience Go ahead, enjoy that morning mug. A new study suggests that people who ar...

All That Texting Is Your Changing Your Brain

Posted 12.25.2014 | Healthy Living

By: Bahar Gholipour Published: 12/24/2014 09:13 AM EST on LiveScience All that texting is changing your brain. A new study shows that the delic...

Why Painful Memories Are Harder To Shake

Posted 12.11.2014 | Healthy Living

By: Christopher Wanjek Published: 12/11/2014 10:12 AM EST on LiveScience Memories of traumatic events can be hard to shake, and now scientists ...

U.S. Airports Screened 2,000 Travelers For Ebola, And Found No Cases

Posted 12.09.2014 | Healthy Living

By: Rachael Rettner Published: 12/09/2014 03:50 PM EST on LiveScience Nearly 2,000 travelers from West Africa who arrived at five U.S. airports ...

How Long You Sleep May Be In Your Genes

Posted 12.06.2014 | Healthy Living

By Agata Blaszczak-Boxe, Contributing Writer Published: 12/04/2014 10:34 AM EST on LiveScience The amount of time people spend sleeping is linke...

Carbs, Not Fat, May Be Tied To Heart Disease And Diabetes Risk

Posted 12.03.2014 | Healthy Living

By: Christopher Wanjek Published: 12/03/2014 01:41 AM EST on LiveScience Is the pendulum swinging back? In what seems contrary to mainstream die...

Eating Late At Night May Be Harming Your Memory

Posted 11.25.2014 | Healthy Living

By: Tanya Lewis Published: 11/25/2014 08:45 AM EST on LiveScience The hectic pace of modern life means that people are often eating at odd times...

Trans Fats May Hurt Memory

Posted 11.24.2014 | Healthy Living

By: Bahar Gholipour Published: 11/22/2014 01:16 PM EST on LiveScience CHICAGO — It might be difficult to carefully avoid all of the tasty food...

U.S. Obesity Rates Are Even Higher Than We Thought

Posted 11.20.2014 | Healthy Living

By: Rachael Rettner Published: 11/20/2014 09:33 AM EST on LiveScience NEW ORLEANS — The obesity rates of many U.S. states are actually higher ...

The 10 Healthiest Chain Restaurants In The U.S.

Posted 11.20.2014 | Healthy Living

By: Rachael Rettner Published: 11/20/2014 09:46 AM EST on LiveScience NEW ORLEANS — A new website ranks popular restaurant chains in the Unite...

Stress Is Harder On Young Women's Hearts

Posted 11.19.2014 | Healthy Living

By: Bahar Gholipour Published: 11/19/2014 10:14 AM EST on LiveScience CHICAGO — Young women with heart disease may take a harder hit from ment...

You Don't Need To 'Detox' And More Myths About Juice Cleansing

Posted 11.17.2014 | Healthy Living

By: Cari Nierenberg, Live Science Contributor Published: 11/17/2014 09:47 AM EST on LiveScience There's nothing wrong with drinking juice, altho...

Why Stretching Doesn't Make You More Flexible

Posted 11.15.2014 | Healthy Living

By: Tia Ghose Published: 11/14/2014 10:01 AM EST on LiveScience Many people think stretching is essential to improving flexibility. Runners stre...

New Details About Ebola In Dallas Revealed

Posted 11.14.2014 | Healthy Living

By: Rachael Rettner Published: 11/14/2014 03:47 PM EST on LiveScience More details of exactly what happened in Dallas when three people there --...

One More Strain Of The Virus That Causes Polio Likely Eradicated Worldwide

Posted 11.13.2014 | Healthy Living

By: Bahar Gholipour Published: 11/13/2014 01:36 PM EST on LiveScience One strain of the virus that causes polio has likely been eradicated world...

Bilingual People Are Like Brain 'Bodybuilders'

Posted 11.13.2014 | Healthy Living

By: Tanya Lewis Published: 11/13/2014 09:48 AM EST on LiveScience People who speak two languages may have brains that are more efficient at lang...

Virus Study May Help Doctors Detect Ebola Earlier

Posted 11.12.2014 | Healthy Living

By: Rachael Rettner Published: 11/12/2014 10:36 AM EST on LiveScience Tests for Ebola virus currently cannot identify the disease until after pe...

How Soy Supplements May Affect Breast-Cancer Genes

Posted 09.08.2014 | Healthy Living

By: Agata Blaszczak-Boxe, Contributing Writer Published: 09/07/2014 09:30 AM EDT on LiveScience Taking soy protein supplements may lead to some ...

Why You Shouldn't Swallow Pool Water

Posted 05.21.2014 | Healthy Living

By: Agata Blaszczak-Boxe, Staff Writer Published: 05/12/2014 10:19 AM EDT on LiveScience When the summer weather gets really hot, nothing feels ...

How Fitness Trackers Are Changing Exercise Research

Posted 05.16.2014 | Healthy Living

By: Rachael Rettner, Senior Writer Published: 05/16/2014 10:29 AM EDT on LiveScience The technology in fitness trackers is changing the way rese...

Gluten-Free Diet May Reduce Type 1 Diabetes Risk

Posted 05.15.2014 | Healthy Living

By: Rachael Rettner, Senior Writer Published: 05/15/2014 09:01 AM EDT on LiveScience Exposure to a gluten-free diet prenatally or very early in ...

Pets May Carry The Same Strain Of This Antibiotic-Resistant Bug As Their Owners

Posted 05.13.2014 | Healthy Living

By: Agata Blaszczak-Boxe, Staff Writer Published: 05/13/2014 03:10 AM EDT on LiveScience Cats and dogs can get infected with MRSA bacteria — a...

7 Ways To Recognize Depression In 20-Somethings

Posted 05.13.2014 | Healthy Living

By: Cari Nierenberg, Contributing writer Published: 05/12/2014 10:27 AM EDT on LiveScience Whether they're stressing out over landing a job, fin...

Concussions Do More Damage To Men Than Women

Posted 05.12.2014 | Healthy Living

By: Bahar Gholipour, Staff Writer Published: 05/12/2014 10:17 AM EDT on LiveScience When it comes to concussions, men may take longer to recover...