Scientists have made some surprising findings among chimpanzees. It turns out that when food is scarce, tool use among non-human primates doesn't increase.
Recent findings published in The American Journal of Medicine show that beta-blockers do not offer any mortality prevention; this is contradictory to previous findings illustrating that these drugs can help fight against heart attack.
Researchers at City University London have discovered that the way we watch television could ultimately determine much of our eye health. In other words, the research mapped out individual eye movements while people watched a film, helping to diagnose the risk of glaucoma.
Recent findings published in the Journal of Psychopharmacology show that fish oil could be helpful in reducing nicotine cravings. This omega-3 supplement was found to boost omega-3 deficiencies in many smokers--making it easier for them to chuck the habit.
Ever heard of the phrase "tears of joy?" Well turns out, there's a bit of science behind this story. Yale researchers studied seemingly incongruous expressions to discover why some people do cry when they're happy.
Statistics show that the cost of skin cancer treatments have rapidly increased over the past few years. Researchers note that rates have soared five times faster when compared to the costs of treatments for other kinds of cancers, according to recent findings published in the American Journal of Pre...
Recent findings published in the journal Oncogene show that targeting the molecule SRPK1 could help to stop the progression of prostate cancer.
Cigarette smoking can increase the risk of certain respiratory issues, as well as lung, bladder, kidney and neck cancers. Yet now, recent findings published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology have found that smoking can also increase the risk of second smoking associated cancer.
What caused the collapse of the Mayan civilization? It certainly wasn't a lack of hurricanes. Scientists have actually used stalagmites to find out what the weather conditions were like during the collapse of the ancient Mayan civilization.
More and more states are legalizing marijuana. And while many tout its medicinal properties, very little is known about its long-term impacts on a body. That's why scientists have taken a closer look, examining the long-term effects of marijuana on the human brain.
Researchers have made some startling new findings at a site in Alaska. They've discovered the remains of two Ice Age infants who were buried more than 11,000 years ago.