Recent findings published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) show that with similarities, many of the genes are expressed differently in humans versus mice. In fact, researchers analyzed 15 different genes that were expressed in both humans and mice.They discovered that ge...
The holidays are a great time for food, family and fun. Yet too much of a good thing can be bad-and that's certainly true when it comes to holiday meals. Keeping physically fit throughout the holidays oftentimes becomes a second priority when catching up with relatives, as well. Staying on-top of yo...
Could you have diabetes and not even know it? Research performed by researchers at the University of Veracrus (UV) in the east coast of Mexico found that the lifestyle choices of many young people between the ages of 17 and 24 put them at a greater risk for developing such diseases as diabetes melli...
A study on Hispanic women shows that some are more likely to develop heart disease after having multiple children, according to recent findings presented at the American Heart Association's Scientific Sessions 2014.
Want fewer hot flashes? Then soy may be the answer--at least for some women.
Smoking can increase the risk of menstrual cramps, according to recent findings published in the British Medical Journal.
There may be another reason to drink your morning cup of coffee. Scientists have found that a chemical compound commonly found in coffee may help prevent some of the damaging effects of obesity.
Energy drinks have no place in a child's diet, according to a new study. More than 40 percent of reports about energy drinks to U.S. poison control centers involved children younger than six with some suffering serious cardiac and neurological symptoms.
Imagine being able to print electronic circuits. It may not be as farfetched as you might think. Using a common t-shirt printer, scientists have successfully managed to print complex electronic circuits.
Recent findings published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) show that night shifts could be dangerous when it comes to weight gain.
Regular exercise can greatly help improve the pain that comes with hip and knee arthritis, according to recent findings presented at the American College of Rheumatology's annual meeting in Boston.