A new study at Columbia shows that binge drinking during adolescence increases the risk of alcohol use disorder and memory problems later on.
For women, even mild sleep problems can raise blood pressure, finds a new study.
As the World Cup games continue, we talked to neurologist James Noble, MD, about the known—and unknown—risks of heading in soccer.
Columbia neuroscientist Dr. Eric Kandel was a refugee who fled to the United States in 1939. In 2000, Dr. Kandel won the Nobel Prize in Medicine.
Cachexia, the debilitating muscle wasting that occurs in late-stage cancer patients, may be due to an overload of zinc in muscles, finds a new study.
Joint pain relief from omega-3s may help more women adhere to hormonal breast cancer treatment, a study suggests.