Statisics show that autism spectrum disoders (ASD) affect 1 to 2 percent of children in the United States. With no cure for the problem, various therapies and medications can help many dealing with the behavioral health issue live a normal life.
Your iPhone may be a lot dirtier than you might think. A new study reveals that your phone accumulates a disgusting array of bacteria each day.
It turns out that the longer your work, the more likely you are to drink.
Scientists have analyzed the production and extraction rates of 27 global renewable and non-renewable resources and have found that for 18 renewable resources, the annual growth rate reached its peak around 2006.
An HIV diagnosis can be life changing. Yet new medications and therapeutic treatments are making it easier for patients dealing with the virus to live normal lives. However, proper treatment and prevention methods are essential in the process.
Researchers at Indiana University are working on how to help patients suffering from chronic pain, a critical, oftentimes overlooked health issue that's estimated to affect over 100 million Americans. They're studying multidisciplinary approaches to treatments that involve both the patients' perspec...
It's human instinct to coddle your children every once and a while, but bombarding them with phone calls, mandatory check-ins and overall, anxiety provoking instances, can disrupt future success as an independent adult. For parents who are excessively clingy and overprotective, it might be best to b...
How smart were Neanderthals? They may have been just as smart as Stone Age humans.
When did humans begin to first teach one another? It's probably all thanks to butchering animals for food. Scientists have discovered stone tools for butchering animals that reveal humans' earliest efforts to communicate and teach others.
Growing human organs in the lab may seem like a fantasy, but it's something that scientists have been working toward for years. Now, researchers have grown human skeletal muscle in the lab that contracts and responds just like native tissue to external stimuli.
Do you feel cold? Then you may be able to influence those around you. Scientists have discovered that just looking at someone shivering is enough to make us feel cold.
A new gluten free pizza by Pizza Hut could mean numerous possibilities for patients suffering from celiac disease-an autoimmune disorder that can occur in patients who are genetically predisposed to the ingestion of gluten that may harm the small intestine. Statistics estimate that this health issue...