Concussions can happen to anyone, not just professional athletes. It’s important to treat yourself well after an accident that results in a concussion.
A concussion is a type of brain injury that occurs after hitting your
Diana Hyde didn’t want amputation, but that’s all anyone was offering her — until she met this surgical team.
Hyde had been active all her life. She had been riding, training and raising horses since childhood and enjoyed camping
Legislatures and hospitals around the country have tightened emergency room prescribing guidelines for opioids to curb the addiction epidemic, but a new USC study shows that approach diverts attention from the main sources of prescription
An online tool that helps older people monitor their brain health has been developed at the Keck School of Medicine of USC with other medical groups.
The free website addresses a major obstacle to finding early
Heroin is worse than other drugs because people inject it sooner, potentially resulting in increased risk of injection-related epidemics such as hepatitis C and HIV, a Keck School of Medicine of USC study shows.
New research sheds light on the effects of the ‘sunshine vitamin’ on unborn babies.
Vitamin D deficiency in pregnant women could preprogram babies to grow into obese children and adults, according to a Keck School of
Mindfulness has been a hot topic lately — and studies show it lives up to the hype.
Mindfulness is no longer for monks and yoga instructors. Mindfulness studios are popping up across the country, and the
You can get by — and stay healthy — with a little help from your friends.
Whether you have more friends than you can keep track of or a small circle of close pals, it doesn’t change
It feels good to be part of a team. Now, researchers have found that it’s also a boost to your overall health and well-being.
Team sports not only help you get in shape and stay that