Researchers may have uncovered a previously unknown "fourth strand" of ancient European ancestry. The newly discovered ancestry may tell researchers a bit more about ancient populations of humans.
Photoactive chemicals may provide a therapeutic strategy in the treatment of neurodegenerative diseases, according to a recent study.
Want to see a spectacular show this week? Then make sure to look up. The Leonid meteor shower is peaking this week, though you should have the chance of seeing "shooting stars" all week long.
Apple-shaped women--or women who carry more fat in their arms and torso--may be more likely to binge eat, according to a recent study.
That time of life following retirement, otherwise known as the "golden years," oftentimes is referred to as some of the happiest days of ones life. Yet researchers at the University of Bradford have found that this isn't quite the case for many 65 and up. In fact, the findings suggest that many are ...
Researchers at UC Irvine Health have developed a cost-effective one-step test that screens, detects and confirms the virus--providing a more advanced version than the current blood-based HCV testing that requires two steps and is rather expensive.
Eating a healthy diet could help lower the risk of ovarian cancer in African-American women, according to a recent study.
Dietary potassium may help prevent kidney and heart problems in diabetics, according to a recent study.
Providing a single drop of blood may be enough to detect, classify and pinpoint the location of cancer, according to a recent study.
Health officials now estimate that as many as one in 45 children have autism.
Some perfumes may be just as good or even better at warding away mosquitoes than some mosquito repellents, according to a recent study.