Having sex frequently - and enjoying it - puts older men at higher risk for heart attacks and other cardiovascular problems. For older women, however, good sex may actually lower the risk of hypertension.
Children from unintended pregnancies tend to experience more depressive symptoms in early adulthood compared to children from intended pregnancies, however there's little evidence of a causal relationship, according the results ...
Religious participation is linked to lower suicide rates in many parts of the world, including the United States and Russia, but does not protect against the risk of suicide in sections of Europe and Asia, finds new research ...
Growing up in a well-off home can benefit a child's physical health even decades later—but a lack of parent-child warmth, or the presence of abuse, may eliminate the health advantage of a privileged background, according ...
(HealthDay)—Smoking bans may help reduce smoking among young American men, a new study finds.
(HealthDay)—A strong and loving bond with parents may help protect kids' health for decades, a new study suggests.
A new study suggests that psychotherapists discriminate against prospective patients who are black or working class.
A new study from the University of Colorado Denver shows the length of time children and young adults live in poor neighborhoods is associated with obesity later in life.
Since the 1960s social policies have discouraged teen pregnancy and promoted the benefits of women having children later in life and getting married.
A new study finds some surprising ways in which women's health at midlife is connected to when they had their first child and to their marital history.