A medical entomologist points to metabolism, body odor, and mindset.
The new agency wants to push the boundaries of science and technology.
Certain cancers are striking earlier than they used to.
"Our risk-benefit analysis showed that benefits exceeded procedural risks... by up to 200 to 1."
Living at a higher elevation is a double-edged sword.
Salt causes a dehydration-like state that encourages the conversion of the starch in the french fry to fructose.
Before anesthetics, some patients would die of the pain on the operating table.
Is it deliberate fraud or just bad research?
The antibodies elicited by the "S2 vaccine" not only neutralize COVID's multiple strains but also coronaviruses that cause the common cold.
He couldn't identify the numbers 2 through 9. But strangely, he could still see ones and zeros.
It’s simple to make, easy to use, and should work against any variant.
Scientific journals, which are supposed to be the sacred scriptures of academia, are often full of shoddy research and misinformation.
"This fourth wave will be worse than it’s ever been before."
The world is aging, and with age comes vision decline. New research may have found how to improve eyesight in an accessible way.
NicoBoard is an app that helps parents make sense of a frightening time.
The good news is that it can be countered with acne medication.
There's a fatal prion infection killing deer and elk across North America.
A study finds that older adults who cannot balance on one foot for ten seconds have an 84% higher risk of death than those who can.
In 200 years, the mortality rate for children under the age of five (per 1,000 live births) has dropped from 40% to 3.7%.
Deaths of despair are skyrocketing in the U.S., while at the same time, they are falling in other wealthy countries. What are we doing wrong?
Robinson v. California helped to established a rehabilitative ideal: addiction should be dealt with as a therapeutic matter.
Wyoming's roads are nine times deadlier than Ireland's. California's road safety is on par with Romania's.
A doctor once joked that statins will be added to the water supply. Humor aside, the data shows that statins really are a "wonder drug."
Researchers believe they have found a single point mutation in an infection-sensing gene that causes the autoimmune disorder.
Thanks to genetic clues, scientists discovered that an old stroke therapy that had abandoned for decades might just work.