Could a 3-D model of the heart be the guide to treating dangerous heart disorders? Research presented by the American Heart Association have found that this may provide a more efficient way for planning to treat certain heart abnormalities than taking invasive X-rays, ultrasounds or MRIs.
When humans were first beginning to evolve, they had two extinct relatives--Neanderthals and an archaic human group called Denisovans. Now, though, new findings reveal that there may have been yet another and previously unknown group that bred with the Denisovans.
It turns out that our world could be altered by the so-called "Green Revolution." Scientists have found that the intense farming practices used are powerful enough to alter Earth's atmosphere at an ever-increasing rate.
Texting might seem harmless, but did you know it may be adding extensive pressure to your neck over time? In fact, recent findings published in the journal Surgical Technology International show that it could be adding as much as 60 pounds to your head, neck and shoulder-area.
Findings presented at the American Heart Association's Scientific Sessions' 2014 show that young women who dealing with heart issues are more likely to be affected by emotional stress than young men. However, researchers noted that stress was likely to affect older individuals equally.
The last concern on children's minds is eating healthy. Yet adding a little fun and games to the equation can make a dramatic difference when it comes to eating right.
Recent findings published in the International Journal of Obesity have shown that antibiotic use during the second and third trimester can increase the risk of childhood obesity.
Gastroenterological conditions can be more common than you might think. Statistics show that irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a regular occurrence among many Americans and Europeans alike, with symptoms ranging from gas to bloating and even chronic diarrhea in more severe cases.
Researchers at the University of California in San Diego have discovered that a antimicrobial chemical that's commonly found in soaps and toothpastes was found to cause liver cancer in mice.
Previous studies have shown that low vitamin D levels can be particularly dangerous when it comes to your health. For instance, some have linked lack of this vitamin to increased risk of cancer and certain chronic illnesses.
Neanderthals lived at the same time as modern humans. Yet these hominins weren't a subspecies of humans. Instead, scientists have discovered that they were their own, distinct species.
It turns out that climate change didn't cause the end of the Bronze Age. Scientists have discovered that a huge population collapse in Europe at the end of this age wasn't caused by a sudden shift in temperature.