Scientists may have discovered the gene network responsible for alcohol abuse.
There's been a lot of concern about horse meat finding its way into ground meat products. Now, there may be a new way to detect whether or not meat is contaminated.
Previous studies have suggested that sperm quality decreases with age. Yet recent findings published in the journal Aging Research Reviews show that men's semen quality declines with age, also lowering the chances of fertility.
Accidentally waking up during a medical procedure cannot only be scary. It can be dangerous. However, unlike folklore you might have heard, with tales of patients waking up during a kidney transplant, a recent study published in the journal Anaesthesia show that as many as one in 19,600 patients may...
Exposure to calcium at low levels can increase the risk of decreased bone density and kidney dysfunction.
A breast cancer vaccine shows some promise for the future.
Could 2-D Images help with cancer prevention? Health officials believe this could be particularly help for gastric cancers-the fourth most common cause of cancer in the world.
A nice soft surface may seem like the best place for your baby to sleep. Yet did you know that this could increase the risk of suffocation, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
It turns out that athletes that are exposed to subliminal visual cues during endurance exercise may perform significantly better than those who aren't. Scientists have discovered that these cues prime an athlete's body to continue to work.
Scientists have created a cognitive test battery, known as Cognition, to test the impact of long-duration spaceflights on astronauts' brain function.
Scientists have discovered that our natural gut microbes may just influence the blood-brain barrier, which protects the brain from harmful substances in the blood. The findings reveal that gut microbiota can impact brain development and function.
Scientists have taken a step forward when it comes to understanding the genetics behind disease-carrying insects. They've sequenced the genomes of 16 Anopheles mosquito species, which are responsible for transmitting human malaria parasites.