By Justin Caba | Wed, 08/07/2013 - 14:38
Thanks to a niche dating site, gluten-free singles now have a place to meet potential partners who share their lifestyle.
By Justin Caba | Wed, 08/07/2013 - 12:12
French researchers have captured staggering footage that reveals the mechanics behind a mosquito bite.
By Justin Caba | Mon, 08/05/2013 - 16:02
State officials in Louisiana are still trying to sort out a 26-car train derailment that released hazardous chemicals into the surrounding community.
By Justin Caba | Mon, 08/05/2013 - 13:41
Margaret Freiwald has her leg amputated after encountering a "rare, but underreported cause of disease" rooted in Gulf Coast bacteria.
By Susan Scutti | Thu, 07/25/2013 - 15:45
At today's press conference, CDC officials reported that the number of preteens receiving HPV vaccines has not increased as hoped, which may result in an increased risk of cancer for the next generation.
By Justin Caba | Tue, 07/23/2013 - 11:41
A new study reveals the harms of lawn chemicals that may be affecting pet dogs.
By Justin Caba | Mon, 07/22/2013 - 16:42
An Ontario daycare worker was arrested for allegedly poisoning two children under her care.
By Anthony Rivas | Sun, 07/21/2013 - 15:06
The human papillomavirus, which was known to cause many cases of cervical cancer, is now strongly associated with throat cancers. Luckily, evidence shows that vaccines could prevent the cancers from developing.
By Lecia Bushak | Fri, 07/19/2013 - 22:10
New research on a gene called PTPN22 shows that it has infection-fighting and anti-inflammatory qualities, which may assist in new treatment and cures for autoimmune diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis and lupus.
By Justin Caba | Mon, 07/15/2013 - 09:57
An Israeli man was rushed to a hospital in Haifa after his penis was bitten by a snake hiding in a toilet.
By Matthew Mientka | Sat, 07/13/2013 - 22:25
Using personalized immunotherapy, a new melanoma vaccine uses a patient's own skin cells to boost the body's immune response to existing cancer cells.
By Justin Caba | Thu, 07/11/2013 - 13:24
One of the first patients enrolled in a treatment program for people with a rare form of cancer, Lynsie Conradi is now free of leukemia.
By Nsikan Akpan | Wed, 07/10/2013 - 13:00
A new study finds that human H7N9 influenza strains are sensitive to antiviral drugs used for seasonal flu viruses.
By Jonathan Weiss | Wed, 07/10/2013 - 10:11
With adults aged 18-50 left out of previous approvals, the new Pfizer pneumococcal vaccine can now be given to everyone.
By Susan Scutti | Thu, 07/04/2013 - 11:19
Juvenile arthritis, a serious and incurable condition that can cause growth problems, affects nearly one in 250 children.