The number of Americans afflicted with Alzheimer's disease continues to swell.
The sounds of fireworks can transport service men and women back to the battlefield.
The Food and Drug Administration is working to address how the opioid epidemic response has affected chronic pain patients, who often can't get relief.
Scientists are looking at whether mind-altering drugs have the potential to be mind-healing.
The suicide rate among vets has not improved and remains a deeply disturbing problem.
Researchers saw double the concentration of herpes virus in the brains of people who had Alzheimer's.
Study finds morning people were less likely to develop depression than night owls.
Research shows that exercise can be beneficial for overcoming addiction to a variety of substances.
Poor mental health care access is a serious issue that overlaps with other public health crises like drug abuse and suicide.
People over 50 are more likely to get access to prescription painkillers.
Digital wellness apps are being developed to help put users back in control.
Reinstatement is likely to deepen the divisions between advocates and opponents of the controversial practice.
Trauma can damage to both the brain and the body, doctors say.
Authoritarian parenting worked in the past, but it's ineffective for today's young ones.
Trials of diabetes drugs in Parkinson's patients have shown good protective effects.
Suicide rates have risen among men and women, across all age and ethnic groups and in nearly every state.
While a majority of Americans support legalized abortion in early pregnancy, most oppose it in the later stages.
Many commonly-prescribed drugs may increase the risk of depression.
Study reveals that having a light on while sleeping can raise your risk of metabolic diseases.
Saying suicide is preventable isn't always fair to suicide loss survivors.
Teens who spend a large amount of time in front of a screen have higher risk of sleep issues, which in turns leads to a greater risk of depression.