A new finding reveals that a major rise has been witnessed in the number of patients suffering from venomous brown recluse spider bites.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved Zydelig to treat patients with three types of blood cancers.
A new study of identical twins revealed that early reading skill may positively affect intellectual development later in life.
A recent study found that a cancer drug can flush out hidden signs of HIV.
Now, a recent study published in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences found that certain sensory neurons work to control bronchial hyperactivity. Though medical officials had previously used treatments to suppress immune response and relieve inflammation to better treat the sy...
Keeping physically fit can help ward-off a host of health conditions. However, keeping the mind "fit" is equally as important, particularly for older individuals.
Losing a parent during childhood can carry a heavy burden. Not only are parents the sole providers of their children, but they also help out with so much of their child's development.
While rosemary and oregano may seem like common culinary herbs, scientists have now found that they contained compounds that could work in much the same way as prescription anti-diabetic medication.
Could antibiotic resistance be the next pandemic?
Though no cure exists for Alzheimer's disease--the most common form of dementia--a recent study shows that a treatment initially developed for cancer patients could hold hope for the future.
The obesity epidemic continues to escalate, with close to one-third of the adult U.S. population dealing with weight issues. For many children, the issue is also astronomical. In the past 30 years, it's estimated that the number of obese children has doubled, according to the Centers for Disease Con...
There may be a new way to treat obesity: bacteria. Scientists have used therapeutic bacteria in mice and have found that it can inhibit weight gain, insulin resistance and other adverse effects of a high-fat diet.