April 20, 2014: How to Keep Your Fitness Goals on Track
Start with a workout plan that's a good fit for you, expert says

April 18, 2014: Extroverts Happier Regardless of Culture, Study Finds
Researchers compared college students in five nations

April 18, 2014: How to Make 'Low-Cal' Menu Options More Palatable
Study authors recommend not grouping these dishes together

April 18, 2014: Scientists Probe What Makes People Get Their Groove On
Offbeat rhythms of funk, hip-hip, R and B work best to get listeners on the dance floor, study finds

April 18, 2014: Happy Couples Nestle Together at Night, Survey Finds
Respondents were unhappier with relationship as sleeping distance grew

April 17, 2014: Creative Pursuits Might Boost Your Job Performance
Study finds association between self-expression, improved problem-solving skills

April 16, 2014: Key Brain 'Networks' May Differ in Autism, Study Suggests
Neural systems tied to gauging social cues appear 'over-connected' in children with the disorder

April 16, 2014: Apathy Might Signal Brain Shrinkage in Old Age: Study
But the findings only show an association; they don't prove cause and effect, experts say

April 16, 2014: Crunchy or Smooth? Food's Texture May Sway Perception of Calories
When study participants were thinking about calories, they ate more of the crunchier items, less of the soft

April 15, 2014: Family Dog Can Help Kids With Autism
The bond between child and pet can also be a 'bridge' to interaction with others, study suggests

April 14, 2014: Feed a Spouse, Starve an Argument?
Study using voodoo dolls suggests irritable partners should grab a snack before speaking

April 11, 2014: Teens' Indoor Tanning May Be Linked to Unhealthy Dieting
Poor body image behind both behaviors, expert says

April 10, 2014: Civilians in War Zones Also Suffer Mental Health Problems: Study
The more life-threatening events that workers employed by military faced, the more anxiety, anger they felt

April 10, 2014: Does Facebook Make Women Feel Bad About Their Bodies?
Study found more time on the social networking site was tied to greater likelihood of negative self-image

April 10, 2014: Don't Bother 'Faking It' in the Bedroom
Study says partners can gauge each other's sexual satisfaction

April 10, 2014: Social Skills a Casualty of Childhood Head Injury, Study Suggests
Disruptions of working memory, mental processing speed make it hard to interact, researchers explain

April 09, 2014: Hearing Loss Might Make Elderly Feel More Isolated
Study found those who had trouble hearing became more socially withdrawn than others their age

April 09, 2014: Men With Eating Disorders Often Ignore Symptoms
British study finds that too many males associate anorexia, bulimia as only a woman's issue

April 08, 2014: ICU-Related Depression Often Overlooked, Study Finds
One-third of patients exhibit physical symptoms, not the usual mood behaviors

April 04, 2014: Men Have More Trouble Facing Sex Harassment in Military Than Women: Survey
Servicemen might be less prepared to cope with such treatment, researcher says

April 04, 2014: Few Good Resources on Self-Harm Exist Online, Study Finds
Misleading information could affect treatment decisions, researchers say

April 04, 2014: Depression May Be Linked to Heart Failure
Stress hormones likely play contributing role, but more research needed, study says

April 02, 2014: For Greater Happiness, Spend Your Money on 'Life Experiences': Study
Researchers found people put more money on material goods, but emotional payoff is lower

April 01, 2014: Computer Program Spots 21 Distinct Facial Expressions
Identifying these universal expressions might help scientists better map emotions in brain

March 28, 2014: Lung Cancer Diagnosis Takes Toll on Patients' Sex Lives, Experts Say
Large percentage of patients experience sexual dysfunction linked to emotional issues

March 25, 2014: Video Glasses May Ease the Anxiety of Minor Surgery
Distraction technique keeps patients' discomfort at bay, study suggests

March 25, 2014: Scientists Use Stem Cells to Study Bipolar Disorder
Approach may further understanding of this mental illness

March 24, 2014: Stress May Diminish a Woman's Fertility, Study Suggests
First U.S. review to show a possible link between stress and how long it takes to get pregnant

March 21, 2014: For Happy Marriage, His Personality May Be Key
Study looked at health, 'positivity' and other traits in older couples

March 21, 2014: How You Parent Is Partly Genetic, Study Suggests
Child's behavior also influences parenting style

March 20, 2014: Hobbies Important for Stroke-Victim Caregivers
Happier caregivers help loved ones do better, researcher says

March 18, 2014: ICU Patients May Face Mental Health Issues After Discharge
Study finds diagnoses for depression, anxiety increase within 3 months of ICU stay

March 18, 2014: Mental Illness to Blame for 10 Percent of Kids' Hospitalizations: Study
Shortage of psychiatrists, psychologists makes it harder to treat children who need help, experts say

March 17, 2014: Offices With Open Floor Plans Tied to More Sick Days
Swedish researchers say risk of infection, privacy issues may contribute

March 14, 2014: Science Probes Secrets of 'Contagious Yawning'
People don't do it because they are empathizing with a yawner, study suggests

March 14, 2014: Stress Can Quickly Harm Kids' Health: Study
And chronic stress takes a toll on their well-being, research shows

March 13, 2014: Yes, You Can Catch a Bad Mood on Facebook
Researchers report that emotions spread through online world, just like in real life

March 12, 2014: Smokers' Brains Perk Up at Positive Cigarette Images: Study
Scans showed less response to negative images of habit's consequences

March 12, 2014: Are You Musical or Tone Deaf? Genes May Be Key
But many factors likely play a role in Mozart-like musical genius, experts say

March 10, 2014: Young Binge Drinkers May Not Need Special Counseling From Family Docs
Swiss study suggests results just as good for physicians without certain training

March 10, 2014: Sleep Disrupted? Maybe It's Daylight Saving Time
It's harder to 'spring forward' than to 'fall back,' doctor says

March 09, 2014: Daylight Saving Time's Arrival May Disrupt Your Sleep
It's harder to 'spring forward' than to 'fall back,' doctor says

March 07, 2014: Could More Time on Facebook Help Spur Eating Disorders?
College students who 'untagged' self-photos, cared a lot about 'likes' had more body-image issues in study

March 05, 2014: Do Harder Working Husbands Have Healthier Wives?
His long work hours may boost her health, study suggests

March 04, 2014: Health Reform May Help Those Who Spent Time in Jail
Untreated mental illness, substance-abuse problems raise risk for repeat arrests, research suggests

March 04, 2014: Hangovers Don't Delay the Next Drink, Study Finds
The painful after-effects of too much booze may be seen as just a temporary nuisance, researchers say

March 04, 2014: Heart Attack Risk Rises in Hours After Angry Outburst: Study
Absolute risk from any one episode remains very small, but the danger is there, experts say

March 03, 2014: Psychiatric Ills Widespread Among U.S. Soldiers: Studies
Rates exceed those found in general population; may help explain increase in suicides, researchers say

February 27, 2014: Too Often, Doctors Miss Suicide's Warning Signs: Study
Many victims saw a physician just prior to the suicide, but less than half got mental health diagnosis

February 26, 2014: Kids' Body Image Shaped by Parents, Expert Says
Doctor offers tips for helping children develop healthy eating habits, self-image