Researchers may have found a way to detect Autism by analyzing brain waves.
Researchers recorded electrical currents in the brains of both autistic and non-autistic children; it’s a theraphy already used to evaluate epilepsy.
They gave both groups different types of audio stimulation like tones, beeps, vowels and sentences -- then gave them at different frequencies.
Autistic children showed a fraction of a second delay in the brain's response to some of the sounds -- which may explain why these children have difficulties in language and communication.
People may realize that fast food isn’t health food, but they don’t realize just how fattening it really is, researchers report. They surveyed people eating at 10 burger, chicken, sandwich and doughnut chains and found they greatly underestimated just how much they were chowing down.
A new line of caffeinated chewing gum is causing jitters among health advocates and prompting federal officials to take a new look at the proliferation of jolt-infused foods, including those marketed to children and teens.
Stress, the slowing of metabolism of middle age, and hormone changes after having a baby are three main reasons why many people see the numbers on the scale going up. Dr. Mehmet Oz shares tips on how to shed those final 10 pounds.