March 27 (UPI) -- Russia and North Korea are deepening bilateral relations with a "labor immigration agreement." The development reflects a general trend of increased cooperation b..
March 27 (UPI) -- A team of international researchers led by scientists at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston have identified genetic markers for two subtypes of glioma, an aggr..
Today is Sunday, March 26, the 85th day of 2017 with 280 to follow. The moon is waning. Morning stars are Jupiter, Saturn, Neptune and Venus. Evening stars are Mercury, Venus, Uran..
March 24 (UPI) -- Researchers at the University of Texas in Galveston have discovered a prescription weight-loss medication has the potential to aid in recovery from opioid addicti..
March 24 (UPI) -- Researchers at McMaster University in Ontario, Canada, have found that survivors of childhood brain tumors have more body fat, leading to increased risk for heart..
March 24 (UPI) -- It would take a terminal illness, but Charles Barkley is aiming at Skip Bayless for his next tussle. The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Famer told Dan Patri..
March 24 (UPI) -- Researchers at the University of Bristol in England have created the first immortalized blood cell lines, allowing for the mass production of red blood cells. The..
March 24 (UPI) -- Researchers have developed a computer program that can detect cancer and identify its location using a patient's blood sample. "Non-invasive diagnosis of cancer i..
March 24 (UPI) -- A team of researchers at Umea University in Sweden found men are affected by severe psoriasis disproportionately more than women. The study of 5,438 psoriasis pat..
Scientists were able to restore hearing in genetically modified mice with Usher Syndrome, a genetic condition that causes hearing loss, dizziness and vision loss. March 23 (UPI) --..
March 23 (UPI) -- A study found only slight differences in the intensity of hospice services between nursing homes, assisted living centers and in-home care. Researchers from the I..
March 23 (UPI) -- Researchers at Northwestern University have found that even small amounts of exercise can have an impact on the progression of Parkinson's disease. Parkinson's di..
March 23 (UPI) -- A Swedish study suggests antibodies against the cartilage protein collagen II could aid in predicting prognosis and therapy choice for rheumatoid arthritis, or RA..
March 22 (UPI) -- Yellow fever, a viral disease transmitted by mosquitoes, is spreading through Brazil, infecting and killing both monkeys and humans. According to the latest repor..
March 22 (UPI) -- A new study has identified a urinary biomarker that may help track the progression of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or ALS, and potentially help with evaluation ..
Studies during the last 30 years suggest subclinical thyroid disease during pregnancy may be associated with adverse outcomes in offspring, but a new study suggests universal scree..
Using Xadago as an add-on treatment for Parkinson's disease patients taking levodopa, carbidopa or a combination of both helped to prevent "off" episodes. March 22 (UPI) -- The U.S..
The largest decline was among Asian and Pacific Islander populations at 21 percent decline, though all groups showed significant decline in a new report from the CDC. March 21 (UPI..
March 21 (UPI) -- Martin McGuinness, 66, former Irish Republican Army commander turned politician and peacemaker, died Tuesday, his Sinn Fein political party announced. The cause o..
MONDAY, March 20, 2017 -- The number of infants born with HIV in the United States has dropped dramatically over the past two decades, a new study shows. According to new data from..
March 20 (UPI) -- Different microbes specialize in colonizing different parts of the human body. New research by Duke scientists shows microbes diverged into new species as they ad..
MONDAY, March 20, 2017 -- The number of U.S. kids who overdose on prescription painkillers each year may be declining -- but the incidents remain a major public health problem, new..
Dwight Clark, a former San Francisco 49ers receiver whose touchdown reception in the 1982 NFC Championship Game against the Dallas Cowboys is known as "The Catch" in the Bay Area, ..