Girls start spending more than boys as they enter their teens and discover more expensive shampoo and make-up.
Professionals gather to rethink the world’s approach to treating mental illness.
Long-term study finds increasing blood sugar levels are associated with cognitive decline.
Researchers say talking about suicide may be the best hope for stopping it.
Research shows people are more at risk during the first years after the condition appears.
Psychologists found that being outside could actually alter the way your brain works in some unexpected ways.
The weight-loss problem occurs when there is leptin resistance, the hormone that tells us we’re full and to stop eating.
A review of veteran care finds "world class" mental care, but veterans have a hard time accessing it.
Girls need to learn that they have voices, that their voices are stronger together, and that their thoughts and ideas matter.
A revolutionary new study hopes to find out how kids’ minds are shaped during this crucial and turbulent stage of life.
Mental health experts say resources and awareness are still lacking for disorders such as anxiety in African-Americans.
Experts say play is intrinsic to children's natures, but still needs support and attention from adults.
Smokers need to quit cigarettes rather than cut back on them to significantly lower their risk of heart disease and stroke.
Researchers found that compared with nonsmokers, those who smoke generally believe that any health problems would strike later in life.
Philadelphia wants to become the first U.S. city to permit medically supervised drug injection sites as a way to combat the opioid epidemic.
Federal regulators are cracking down on those selling products that “illegally” claim to treat or cure opioid addiction and withdrawal.
Teens who spent more time on social media, were less happy, less satisfied with their lives and had lower self-esteem.
How you choose to exercise says a lot about who you are, study says.