Are you the modern-day incarnation of landed gentry from 18th-century England? Or do you share the pale features of a 19th-century Norwegian lass, gazing wistfully from a balcony?
Even parents have been astonished to learn how much their children were processing, once they could type out their thoughts and feelings on tablets, phones and other devices.
Known as the "Tide pod challenge", teens are daring each other over social media to bite into detergent packets. Here are the health risks involved with this latest challenge.
When too many calories are cut, the body transitions into survival mode, breaking down muscle tissue for energy and slowing the metabolism to conserve energy.
In theory, stockpiling eggs to defy biological clocks should be booming. In reality, though, preserving eggs to put off motherhood is an onerous, unpredictable, expensive process.
Resist the temptation to hibernate indoors until warmer weather returns.
Adding to some online observers' skepticism that Trump's measurements were accurate was the fact that his body mass index was 29.9 - just below the 30.0 threshold for him to be officially described as obese.
"In the United States, the disease in dogs is not cured with the current medical treatment."
Nationally, as of mid-December, at least 106 people had died of the infectious disease.
Laura Gitlin gets to quit commuting to Baltimore. An expert on aging and dementia, her wide-ranging previous work has looked at how changes in housing can affect health and at the role of families.
Uttering curses in cyclist and strength test yielded more power than neutral words, a new study has found.
If you want to cut back, or give up drinking for good, cultivating mindfulness might be the key to quitting. It has been for me.
An update on this year's flu season and basic ways that we can try to stay healthy.