Researchers have found that the rare and potentially fatal "Bubble Boy" disease could in fact be twice as common as once believed, also known as severe combined immunodeficiency (SCID).
A recent report from the National Center for Health Statistics based on 2012 data has found that fewer teens are having children.
Lesbians are having better sex than straight women, according to recent findings published in the Journal of Sexual Medicine.
Eight-year-old Mohammad Kaleem is like other boys his age in India, despite one quite noticeable difference: he has abnormally large hands.
Be careful what seafood you eat. It turns out that mislabeling may be exposing consumers to unexpectedly high levels of mercury in fish.
New York may have been given coined the City that Never Sleeps. However, a new study shows that it's sleeping quite a bit more than other major metropolises.
Get fit and get smart? You heard right.
Researchers have discovered a crucial step in DNA repair that could potentially lead to gene therapy for certain hereditary diseases, including a common form of colon cancer and the hereditary health issue "children of the moon."
Meningitis, a bacterial infection of the membranes that covers the brain and spinal cord, can result in life-threatening complications. However, researchers have now come up with two new vaccines to reduce transmission of the health issue.
The number of deaths and hospitalizations due to heart disease and stroke have significantly dropped within the last decade, according to a recent study.
Findings published in the journal Cyberpsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking, found that they can also increase the risk of depression.
Findings published in the journal Current Neurology and Neuroscience Reports examine how autoimmune and inflammatory disorders that affect the joints and soft tissues, including lupus, systemic vasculitis and ankylosing spondylosis, present symptoms similar to many neurological disorders.