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.
While looking at an MRI of her liver, health officials found an aneurysm near her kidney even though Evensen had not had any symptoms regarding the problem.
What we eat can influence our mood, particularly if we're surprised or disappointed with a certain food product, according to a recent study.
Feeling feverish? Could it actually be from stress?
A new study shows how important pausing is during cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR.)
The Happiness Research Institute examined the happiness of those who used Facebook and those who quit the social media site, finding the quitters to be happier