Behavior Woes Hamper Boys More Than Girls in School: Study

WEDNESDAY, June 22, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Behavior problems are more likely to hold boys back in school than girls, a new study shows.

Long Work Hours May Hurt Your Health

TUESDAY, June 21, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Years of working long hours may help you climb the career ladder, but those hours may take a steep toll on your health -- and that's especially true for women, new research says.

'Love Hormone' Gene May Be Key to Social Life

TUESDAY, June 21, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Lower activity of a specific gene may affect a person's social behavior, including the ability to form healthy relationships, researchers say.

Job Hunting? Maybe a Therapist Can Help

MONDAY, June 20, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- The unemployed may find help for their job search in an unexpected place -- a therapist's office.

Depression Plagues Many With COPD

FRIDAY, June 17, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Struggling with chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (COPD) may raise the risk of depression among patients with the incurable respiratory illness, two new studies suggest.

Puerto Ricans' Health Lags Behind Other Hispanics

FRIDAY, June 17, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Among the 54 million Hispanic adults living in the United States, Puerto Ricans fare the worst when it comes to physical and mental ills, a new review finds.

Single Working Moms Carry a Heart Burden

THURSDAY, June 16, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Single working moms, who are often pressed for time and money, may have to worry about their heart health, too.

1 in 13 Young Adults in U.S. Considered Suicide in Past Year

THURSDAY, June 16, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- About one in 13 young adults in the United States had serious thoughts of suicide in 2013-2014, federal officials reported Thursday.

Shouting? The 'Silent Treatment'? How Spouses Argue Linked to Physical Ills

TUESDAY, June 14, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- How spouses disagree may predict which ones are more likely to develop certain ailments down the road, new research suggests.

Clashes at Nursing Homes Not Uncommon

MONDAY, June 13, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Many elderly adults in nursing homes face aggressive or disturbing behavior from their fellow residents, a new study suggests.