The Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH) published draft regulations on Friday regarding the implementation of the state's new medical marijuana law which was voted into law on November 12.
Adding more fiber to your diet may lower the risk of stroke, a new study showed on Thursday, although the effect is moderate.
Three astronauts blasted off from the steppes of Central Asia aboard of Russian Soyuz spacecraft, in a record breaking speed to the International Space Station.
Around 7,000 patients in Oklahoma are being urged to get tested for HIV, Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C as health officials believe they may have been exposed to those infections after being treated by a dentist who may have infected them with his unsanitary medical equipment.
British researchers are currently developing robot swarms that could ultimately lead to a better understanding of how a group of machines could work together in order to fulfill any given task, providing insight into how humans can harness the power of machines.
An earthquake killed one person and injured at least 86 others in Taiwan on Wednesday and officials say it occurred on a "blind fault" which could produce a far stronger earthquake in the future.
Three scuba divers were arrested off the coast Egypt by the country's naval forces as they attempted to cut through an undersea Internet cable on Wednesday, according to various reports.
A single-celled organism called the Tetrahymena thermophila has long been known to have up to seven sexes of them, but now scientists have discovered how each cell's sex, or mating type, is determined, according to a new study.
Although Google Glass, the innovative eye-wear meets computer, has not officially hit the market - West Virginia legislators proposed a bill on Friday that would ban using a wearable computer with a head-mounted display while driving a car.
Following 45,000 reports of over the past seven years in lifesaving devices called automated external defibrillators, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration proposed on Friday to require all manufacturers to get agency approval.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is encouraging parents to get their children vaccinated by reporting that 105 children died from the flu and about 90 percent of those did not get vaccinated.
Astronomers from the European Space Agency's Planck satellite released the most detailed map of the universe ever created, one that showed it to be 80 million to 100 million years older, as well as showing some interesting anomalies that scientists can't yet explain.