RP-VITA (Remote Presence Virtual Independent Telemedicine Assistant) is the first autonomous remote presence robot to receive a nod from the FDA.
Don't get excited just yet, but another possible cure for AIDs has been found.
The lifetime risk of prostate cancer has officially jumped from 5 percent to just over 14 percent.
A new study examined the likelihood of a migraine being triggered in patients who were exposed to bright, flashing lights and bouts of intense exercise.
Women may be facing a form of abuse that wasn't on a doctor's radar before--reproductive coercion.
Quitting smoking by 40 restores life expectancy to near normal, according to a new study.
A groundbreaking long study on golden retrievers provides useful information about their health and the health of other dogs, including the occurrence of common cancer.
Researchers announced successful tests with gold-containing nanoparticles that mimic a natural substance needed by lymphoma cancer cells, which ingest the nanoparticles instead of their essential nutrition and are subsequently dying of starvation. The method stopped human cancer tumor growth in mice...
A letter signed by 40 virus researchers around the world and published in the journals Science and Nature stated that the moratorium placed on bird flu research was being lifted.
Researchers at Oxford University have found that the traditional method of calculating body mass index is inaccurate.
A new study found that nearly 20 percent of patients that had been discharged returned within 30 days.