Male stroke patients who live alone have a considerably greater long-term risk of dying prematurely than other patients, according to recent findings conducted by researchers at the University of Gothenburg in Sweden.
Recent findings published in the journal Cancer show that teenage acne may be linked to an increased risk of melanoma in women.
Want to remember something? Try closing your eyes. Scientists have found that people remember more accurate details when they close their eyes, which could help investigators who interview witnesses to crimes.
Scientists have taken a novel approach to gaining high-resolution images of cells by enlarging tissue samples by embedding them in a polymer that swells when water is added.
Let's face it. We all pick up a ton of germs handling this and that throughout the day, and of course, everything we touch latches on to many of these germs as well.
Could it be possible to reset our biological clocks? Recent findings published in The FASBE Journal found that new therapeutic avenues are helping to improve synchronization of the body's different biological clocks that are regulated by a circadian system that's focus is on the brain and other "clo...
Researchers at the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis have discovered new genetic clues related to fragile x syndrome--the most common cause of inherited intellectual ability.
A lack of exercise may actually be responsible for twice as many deaths as obesity.
Scorpions don't just have a deadly sting; they may also be contributing to combating cancer. Scientists have developed a type of "tumor paint" made of scorpion venom to fight deadly brain cancer.
Children are certainly known to have a temper tantrum or two as they transition into adulthood. Yet researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis believe that kids who have trouble growing out of these fits may also be more prone to certain antisocial behaviors.
Statisics show that autism spectrum disoders (ASD) affect 1 to 2 percent of children in the United States. With no cure for the problem, various therapies and medications can help many dealing with the behavioral health issue live a normal life.