By Ansa Varughese | May 23, 2013 05:53 PM EDT
Individuals who don't smoke or drink heavily but experience frequent heartburns have an elevated risk of developing cancers to their throat and vocal cords, a new study shows.
By Ansa Varughese | May 23, 2013 03:01 PM EDT
The original cancer drug Targretin failed to reduce plaque buildup in Alzheimer's disease, researchers say.
By Ansa Varughese | May 23, 2013 01:31 PM EDT
A new global survey found that more than 50 percent of women have broken up or would break up over the phone.
By Ansa Varughese | May 23, 2013 12:17 PM EDT
A new book by Jason Freeman reveals that women are bearing the brunt of psychological disorders as a result of balancing family, work, and other societal expectations.
By Ansa Varughese | May 23, 2013 10:40 AM EDT
Using captive Asiatic black bears for medical purposes, China's Guizhentang Pharmaceutical faces a fight from celebrities and animal rights activists.
By Ansa Varughese | May 22, 2013 04:33 PM EDT
Researchers advise parents to stop encouraging babies to eat if they're already full, or otherwise put their children at risk of obesity into adulthood.
By Ansa Varughese | May 22, 2013 02:18 PM EDT
A new device gaining strong support from potential users reads vitals and sends the data to your smartphone.
By Ansa Varughese | May 22, 2013 12:43 PM EDT
A 33-year-old Polish man underwent emergency full-face transplant after his face was ripped off while operating heavy stone-cutting machinery.
By Ansa Varughese | May 22, 2013 12:06 PM EDT
Found in foods such as parsley, celery, and chamomile tea, apigenin could restore genetic functions in cancer cells and activate their timely death.
By Ansa Varughese | May 22, 2013 10:30 AM EDT
SAP, a multinational software corporation, is working with a foundation to recruit autistic people for work in software testing, programming, and data quality assurance.
By Ansa Varughese | May 21, 2013 05:23 PM EDT
The World Health Organization has had difficulty tracking the course of the deadly H7N9 bird flu since it was reported in humans in March.
By Ansa Varughese | May 21, 2013 03:36 PM EDT
A mechanical engineer was given $125,000 to create a 3D food printer to feed astronauts during voyages.
By Ansa Varughese | May 21, 2013 01:38 PM EDT
Plaza Towers and Briarwood Elementary schools were in the unfortunate path of the two-mile wide monster tornado.
By Ansa Varughese | May 21, 2013 11:33 AM EDT
Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin has signed into law the state's euthanasia legislation, lending a voice to patients with incurable illnesses.
By Ansa Varughese | May 21, 2013 10:08 AM EDT
The novel coronavirus has killed a Tunisian man and infected two of his adult children after their trip to Saudi Arabia.