Scientists have found that as many as 80 million bacteria are transferred during a 10 second kiss.
Researchers have discovered a new treatment that combines a viral infection and chemotherapy to target cancer cells in women with advanced or recurrent ovarian carcinoma.
African Americans with gum disease may deal with an increased risk of kidney disease, according to recent findings presented at the American Society of Nephrology Kidney Week 2014 November 11¬-16 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia, PA.
Recent findings published in the current issue of Acta Neuropathologica show what may be a disease that's very closely related to dementia. Researchers at the University of Kentucky's Sanders-Brown Center on Aging believe that their new findings very closely resemble primary age-related tauopathy (P...
The genetic components based on metabolism are often out of our control. Yet recent findings published in the American Journal of Human Biology reveal that children born to older parents are more likely to have lower blood pressure, more favorable cholesterol levels and improved glucose metabolism, ...
New research shows that people with sleep apnea may be at a higher risk for kidney function decline, particularly in patients who also have diabetes. Findings presented at ASN Kidney Week 2014 November 11-16 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia found that obstructive sleep apnea is ...
Imagine being able to remember everything you saw and heard. It might be possible. Scientists have identified a molecule that puts a brake processing and when removed, actually improves brain function and memory recall.
The CDC's Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report reveals that simply wearing contacts can be the culprit when it comes to many eye infections. Misuse of the items or wearing them improperly have led to nearly one million eye issues.
A new device may be able to help calculate heart disease, according to recent findings published in the Journal of the American Heart Association.
Losing weight can be more difficult for some than others. Now, recent findings published in the journal PLOS ONE reveal that catering to certain genetic markers could help create specific diet plans that may prove more effective for weight loss.
Pregnant women with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) are more likely to give birth prematurely than counterparts without the health issue.