Tongue Fat Linked to Sleep Apnea in Obese Adults, Study

Oct 04, 2014 AM EDT Obese adults with obstructive sleep apnea possess larger tongue and a higher percentage of fat deposits than obese controls, according to a University of Pennsylvania led study. Researchers said that ...

Newborns Have Stronger Immune System than Previously Thought, Study

Sep 23, 2014 AM EDT Babies have stronger immune defense mechanism than previously thought, according to a new study by King's College London

Early Intervention Prevents Aggressive Children Turn into Troubled Adults, Study

Sep 15, 2014 AM EDT Early intervention prevents aggressive children into becoming violent criminals or psychiatrically troubled adults, according to a study led by the Duke University.

Poor Sleep Increases Suicide Risk in Older Adults, Study

Aug 14, 2014 AM EDT Older adults suffering from sleep deprivation are more likely to commit suicide than those with good night's sleep, according to a new study by the Stanford University School of Medicine.

Vision and Hearing Problems Make Older Adults less Social, Study

Aug 11, 2014 AM EDT Older adults with vision and hearing problems refrain from actively participating in various events and activities, according to a University of Southern Denmark study.

Medication can Help ADHD Adults Improve Parenting Skills, Study

Aug 01, 2014 AM EDT Parenting skills of adults suffering from ADHD can be enhanced with medication, according to a new study by the Penn State College of Medicine.

Elimination Diet - Effective in Treating Adults with Eosinophilic Esophagitis, Study

Jul 21, 2014 AM EDT Elimination diet is an effective way of treating eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE), according to a new study by the University of North Carolina.

Stress, Hostility and Depression Increase Stroke Risk in Older Adults, Study

Jul 12, 2014 AM EDT Stress, hostility and depression increase the risk of stroke or transient ischemic attack in middle-aged and older adults, according to a University of Minnesota study.

Sleep Deprivation Leads to Schizophrenia-Like Symptoms in Healthy Adults, Study

Jul 09, 2014 AM EDT A latest University of Bonn study found that sleep deprivation even for a day causes symptoms similar to that of schizophrenia in healthy adults.

New Mexico has Highest Number of Deaths Caused by Excessive Drinking, CDC Report

Jul 01, 2014 AM EDT Nearly one in every 10 deaths among working-age adults in the United States was caused by alcohol abuse, according to a report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Former Varsity Athletes More Likely To Land Better Jobs, Study

Jun 30, 2014 AM EDT Adults who played a varsity high school sport are likely to be more self-confident, have more self-respect and show leadership qualities than those who were part of other extracurricular activities, ...

Non-College Graduates Do Not Wait Until Marriage to Have Children, Study

Jun 17, 2014 AM EDT A latest John Hopkins University study found that less-educated adults, who are almost 30 years old, do not wait until marriage to have kids. Researchers said that it is now an "unusual" trend for ...

SNHU offers two $10,000 Bachelor’s Degrees for Working Adults

May 06, 2014 AM EDT Southern New Hampshire University’s College for America has introduced two $10,000 bachelor’s degrees to its existing list of online offering for working adults and their employers.

Higher Doses of Antidepressants Doubles Suicide Risk among Children and Young Adults, Study

May 02, 2014 AM EDT High doses of antidepressants increases suicide risk among children and young adults during the first three months of treatment, according to a Harvard School of Public Health study.

Almonds Reduce Hunger and Prevents Weight Gain, Study

Oct 26, 2013 AM EDT A new Purdue University study has found a solution for between meals hunger pangs that can help cut the cravings without piling on calories.

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