Researchers have identified a gene that may help prevent many wheat diseases, according to a recent study.
A new vaccine may help lower the amount of "bad" cholesterol--or low-density lipoproteins (LDL)--which researchers believe could one day provide an alternative to statins.
Researchers have created an innovative temperature sensor that is printable, flexible and very light to carry. The new sensor can be used in health care and welfare applications, according to researchers at the University of Tokyo.
Even normal weight people with excess fat around their middle may be at an increased risk of early death, according to a recent study.
A new implantable, wireless device may be able to block pain signals in the body and the spinal cord before the signals reach the brain. The new device could be huge when it comes to battling chronic pain.
Wilms tumor'--a rare kidney cancer that occurs in children--is the result of a genetic mutation in a gene called REST, researchers believe.
Researchers have identifies a disease carrying species of mosquitoes, which is potentially dangerous to human health. The invasive species has been identified as 'Aedes japonicas.' This species of mosquito is a carrier for multiple viruses, according to researchers from Simon Fraser University and ...
Researchers believe that a blood test may be helpful in determining whether a child has sustained a concussion, as well as determining ithe severity of the problem.
Researchers at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center have linked the consumption of meat cooked at high temperatures to an increased risk of kidney cancer, according to a new study.
Scientists have officially mapped the genetic history of the Caribbean. Now, a team of researchers have found out whether indigenous communities still exist in the Caribbean region today.
Lewy Body dementia (LBD) is the second-most-common degenerative disease following Alzheimer's--affecting over 1.3 million Americans. Patients suffering from the health issue typically suffer from loss of mobility, cognitive function and other other issues. In fact, you've probably seen the topic in ...