Study finds that 'OFF! Clip-On' repellant device can offer protection against mosquitoes that transmit Zika virus.
New findings published in the journal Proceedings of the Royal Society B suggest that exposure to an environmental toxin that's linked to algae bloods could increase the risk of neurodegenerative disease.
Researchers at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai found that changes in brain wiring may help avert the onset of developing bipolar disorder in some patients.
New findings published in the journal Neurology showed that patients who received high-dose supplements of vitamin D had reduced levels of inflammation related to the disease when compared to counterparts who did not take vitamin D supplements.
How do infectious diseases spread? It may be fueled by international trade. Scientists have found that along with international trade and travel comes the risk of spreading infectious diseases.
Dengue, a mosquito-borne viral disease that results in a flu-like illness, now has a vaccine.
Moderate drinking in patients with mild Alzheimer's disease (AD) may reduce the risk of dying during early stages of the illness, according to a recent study.
Men seem to have a better sense of direction than women, according to a recent study.
The seasonal monarch butterfly migration may actually lower infection levels among the insects.
New ancient DNA detective work may have revealed the origins of the Irish potato famine pathogen. Researchers have discovered that the fungus-like organism originated in South America.
Scientists have detailed the first-ever successful elimination of a fata chytrid fungus in a wild amphibian, which could be huge when fighting the devastating disease.
Lewy Body dementia (LBD) is the second-most-common degenerative disease following Alzheimer's--affecting over 1.3 million Americans. Patients suffering from the health issue typically suffer from loss of mobility, cognitive function and other other issues. In fact, you've probably seen the topic in ...