Nearly Half of Antidepressants Not Prescribed for Depression, Study Finds
Physicians are increasingly prescribing antidepressants for a variety of conditions unrelated directly to depression, including pain, attention deficit disorder and digestive system disorders, according to a new report published today in the Journal of the American Medical Association. Using
Darth Vader, Batman and Superman Leave Mark on San Diego Comic-Con
very excited to have Rachel smith back. Thank you, sir. Another star wars tidbit for you. Bring it on. To satisfy that craving until September. Those guys at comic-con, they really know how to have some fun. Even with a guy that's creepy. Where else could the star wars villain to play along. Check
5 Vacations That Will Make You Live Longer
There's no question about it: Vacations are good for your health. Studies have shown that taking time off from work can improve cardiovascular health, mental health and sleep patterns. But while regular vacations of any kind might make you live longer, not all getaways are created equal. An
Slender Man: Twelve-Year-Old Found Close to Death With 19 Stab Wounds
Part 1: Payton Leutner doesn't return home the morning after a birthday sleepover with her friends.
5 Science-Backed Reasons Why Music is Good for You
Music is a powerful medium: Not only does it make us want to jump to our feet and “shake it off, shake it off” (thanks Taylor Swift ), but soul-stirring tunes also can help us fight through myriad health challenges as well. Here are five great reasons to pump up the jams, and listen with intent: It
Veterans Conquer Disabilities to Reach New Heights, All 13,770 Feet
GRAND TETON NATIONAL PARK, Wyoming – Veterans often struggle to reintegrate into civilian life. Finding the special bonds, friendships and camaraderie they once experienced in the military can be difficult. They all share similar stories – most of them are disabled, some were injured in...
5 Diseases Doctors Often Get Wrong
When you experience strange pains, mysterious digestive issues, or other unexplained symptoms, you'd hope a trip to the doctor would solve your health woes. But sometimes, doctors have just as much trouble identifying certain disorders and conditions as their patients. "A lot of symptoms are
Man’s Ravaging Lyme Disease Eludes Doctors for a Year
Allen Bargfrede said he was jumping into the shower when he spotted a tiny tick on his ankle that would change his life. “I washed it off and didn’t think about it anymore,” said the 39-year-old associate professor of music business at Berklee College of Music in Boston, who was in Spain at the
9 Tweets That Explain Chronic Pain
By Dr. Justin Larkin, ABC News Medical Unit More than 25 percent of people in the U.S. experience chronic pain, whether it’s from a bad back, cancer surgery or a condition such as fibromyalgia. Related: A Close Up Look At Acupuncture For Pain The concept...
'Hero-Villain' Jeopardy! Contestant Returns to Game Show Monday Night
The biggest name in tonight's episode of Jeopardy! won't be host Alex Trebek , but a 30-year-old insurance compliance worker by night and voice-over actor by day. Arthur Chu , a contestant on Jeopardy! who attracted scrutiny for his tactics that dominate his competition, will return to the game