People taking more sugar-rich diet are warned. They face the dire risk of contracting Alzheimer's disease, which degenerates brain cells, triggers memory loss, and contributes to t..
Fasting Diet: Should You Try It Out?
Fasting is a type of dietary habit taking its name from the metabolic state of the body after the absorption of the meal, which is known to help people lose weight. Additionally, t..
Fatty liver disease is a common condition affecting people all over the globe, both who consume alcohol and the ones who don't. Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is co..
A baby with a rapid heartbeat; a bluish tinge to the skin, lips, and nails (cyanosis); and signs of visible fatigue and fast, labored breathing when feeding could be telltale signs..
The vast difference between early birds and night owls has always been a subject of interest for researchers, particularly when it comes to health. Now, in a new international..
Aspirin, otherwise known as acetylsalicylic acid, is a salicylate and a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug, or NSAID. As a matter of fact, this century-old drug was the first NSAI..
Women with --- herpes infection early in pregnancy are twice as likely to bear a child with autism compared with other women. Findings of a new research released on Wednesday s..
Seniors taking over nine hours of sleep each night may be facing a higher risk of dementia in later years, a new study has warned. Boston University researchers found that the risk..
Individuals who are suffering from chronic stress may be susceptible to gaining extra pounds if a new research is to be believed. According to a new study conducted by researc..
Salmonella infections could have been one of the contributing factors that resulted in a large number of deaths among the Aztecs that lived in Mexico before the Spaniards arrived. ..
The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) along with the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) declared that superbug bacteria found across the European Union (..
People infected with salmonella often suffer from fever, diarrhea, and abdominal cramps between 12 and 72 hours after infection. The illness often lasts between four and seven..
The National Institutes of Health is set to begin the Phase 1 clinical trial of an experimental vaccine aimed to provide protection against mosquito-borne diseases which include Zi..
A new research has revealed that cancer death rates across European Union (EU) are declining more rapidly in men than in women. However, the death rates pertaining to women sufferi..
The World Health Organization revealed on Tuesday that China has detected an evolution in the H7N9 avian flu virus that makes the bird flu strain capable of causing severe dis..
According to a research, scientists have come across a certain vaccine that protects the human body against atleast two strains of malaria. The study was conducted by researchers a..
Gene editing can complement traditional breeding in enhancing food sustainability and animal health and welfare, according to a renowned animal geneticist. Examining the potential ..
Researchers at the Madison School of Veterinary Medicine conducted a study which indicates that the Listeria pathogens can adversely affect the fetus during pregnancy and may even ..
France will cull an additional 600,000 ducks as part of an effort to prevent the spread of the H5N8 bird flu virus. The latest cull is set to take place in the Landes region, which..
Let’s say you’ve successfully shed the excess pounds. Often, the tricky part is maintaining your weight and keeping the momentum you have made in your weight-loss goals. According ..
Gays, lesbians and homosexuals, fail to gather social acceptance if they dare to publicly announce their --- orientation. They are harassed and bullied mentally and physically, ..
A diet that mimics fasting may reduce the risk factors for aging and age-related diseases, findings of a small study have revealed. The diet known as fasting-mimicking diet, o..
Fifteen-year-old Spencer Kolman had to depend on an oxygen tank to get around but after a heart-lung transplant at St. Louis Children's Hospital in Missouri last year, the Chicago ..
Much like their human brothers and sisters, dogs can catch the influenza virus and spread it to their furry friends. And now researchers are working on improving the vacc..
NASA and SpaceX successfully launched cargo headed for the International Space Station, sending about 5,500 pounds of supplies and research equipment to the space station. The even..
The world’s richest man sends out a chilling warning: people by the tens of millions could get killed by bioterrorism — and no country is ready at present to face such monumental t..
A 64-year-old woman from Burgos in northern Spain has successfully given birth to healthy twins. The twin — a boy and a girl — were delivered by cesarean section by doctors at Reco..
Diabetes is a risky disease which if not kept in check leads to many health problems and eventually death. Doctors and researchers have found that there has been a significant..
Many individuals jump into the gluten-free lifestyle bandwagon with the idea that consuming food stripped of gluten is healthier. Findings of a new study, however, show that gluten..
Actor Hugh Jackman is proving to be Wolverine in real life as he shares his battle with his sixth skin cancer in since 2013. In a tweet, Jackman shared a bandaged photo of him..
Researchers from the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston have revealed in a study how the Zika virus is able to alter fetal brain development and cause microcephaly. Pu..
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration that it has approved Siliq (brodalumab) as treatment for adults diagnosed with moderate-to-severe plaque psoriasis. An injectable biologic, Si..
The search for cure of congenital and other serious illnesses may be over with the revolutionary gene-editing tool known as CRISPR. Among its uses is to help scientists understand ..
Climate change causes a multitude of problems in societal, environmental and economic systems all around the world. One, however, that isn't talked about much but should be is its ..
Public health officials in the United States have decided to temporarily halt work in several of its high-security laboratories due to concerns over the safety of air hoses used by..
Bad news for lovers of pizza or burgers: a new report suggests that eating too many meals high in saturated fat can destroy a person's metabolism. In fact, researchers found the ra..
New cancer drug was found to improve survival rates in dogs. Dogs were suffering from a type of cancer called hemangiosarcoma, and the treatment could be applied to humans as ..
You've been worrying about that strange, swollen, and oozing lesion on your arm for a week now. You're pretty sure it's a brown recluse spider bite, but you actually haven't asked ..
There’s no time to waste: the climate crisis threatens public health with more fatal heat waves, disease outbreaks, and massive food shortages. All these could result in premature ..
While January 2017 did not get a further temperature boost from the El Niño that affected the same period in the previous year, it doesn’t mean it’s not record warm. In fact, it ha..
Bird Flu has reared its ugly head in China, leading to fears of a worldwide epidemic, with the discovery that the H7N9 strain of avian flu virus is responsible for the outbreak. It..
The Zika virus has been spreading at an alarming rate throughout the U.S. People have been especially worried since the virus has been linked to pregnancy-related issues. According..