By Chris Weller | Fri, 12/06/2013 - 16:05
Cataracts are the leading cause of blindness in the world, and right now surgery is the only option to remove them, but a new study may suggest alternatives.
By Peter Sergo | Fri, 12/06/2013 - 15:26
An inhibitory circuit in the brains of people with social anxiety disorder fails to control their sense of dread, an Austrian MRI study finds.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Fri, 12/06/2013 - 11:43
The CDC says 'cannibal sandwiches,' made with raw ground beef, have been linked to E.coli outbreaks as recently as this year.
By Chris Weller | Thu, 12/05/2013 - 18:30
Vitamin D may not be the cause of certain acute and chronic disorders, but rather, a consequence of them.
By Chris Weller | Thu, 12/05/2013 - 16:24
Scientists have developed a sugar-free candy that delivers a dose of good bacteria into a person's mouth to fight the cavity-causing bad bacteria.
By Peter Sergo | Thu, 12/05/2013 - 14:39
A study finds there are nerves in the stomach that are sensitive to stretching but respond differently throughout the day when they tell our brains that we are full.
By Susan Scutti | Thu, 12/05/2013 - 12:15
Yesterday, Pfizer Inc. updated its clinical trial data access policy and will soon begin to share data and results with study participants and researchers.
By Anthony Rivas | Wed, 12/04/2013 - 18:47
Hoping to reduce the number of Salmonella infections from poultry and pork, the USDA announced new plans for prevention.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Wed, 12/04/2013 - 18:36
Vitamin C-infused shower heads are believed to reduce chlorine in your tap water, which could result in healthier hair and skin.
By Chris Weller | Wed, 12/04/2013 - 12:55
Motivating consumers to make healthy choices at fast food and chain restaurants isn't as simple as a posted calorie label.
By Susan Scutti | Wed, 12/04/2013 - 11:37
The Food and Drug Administration has approved three new personalized flu vaccines for the 2013-2014 season that are designed for children, the elderly, and people with allergies.
By Peter Sergo | Tue, 12/03/2013 - 18:35
A study found that only half of all clinical studies registered on ClinicalTrials.gov are published in peer-reviewed journals, which doctors rely on to provide informed care.
By Matthew Mientka | Tue, 12/03/2013 - 18:21
A fear of loneliness holds many from dissolving an unsatisfactory romance, a Canadian researcher finds.
By Susan Scutti | Tue, 12/03/2013 - 17:06
A viewer does not objectify naked women (or men) so much as sees them as more emotional and capable of pain and less able to act or exert self-control.