It turns outs that the age at which girls reach sexual maturity is influenced by "imprinted genes," which are a small sub-set of genes whose activity differs depending on which parent passes on that gene.
Scientists have uncovered the remains of a child that reveal a violent injury. They've examined a Paleolithic child's skull with three-dimensional imaging and have found that a violent head trauma probably led to brain damage.
Obese working people have significantly low endurance levels and experience excess fatigue in workplace, a new study reveals.
Researchers highlight a strong association between lack of sleep and increased risk of forming false memories.
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.