By Anthony Rivas | Tue, 04/22/2014 - 19:01
While most parents just assume that their 6-month-old infant crying in the middle of the night is hungry, one scientist's theory suggests it's actually an evolutionary tactic to stay the only child.
By Anthony Rivas | Tue, 04/22/2014 - 17:18
People whose arteries are narrowing from building plaques may face more risks to their brain than a stroke or ischemic attack.
By Anthony Rivas | Tue, 04/22/2014 - 14:25
As 3D-printing technology advances, researchers are finding new ways to apply it to health care. One of the latest advances includes a cast that uses ultrasound to stimulate bone healing.
By Anthony Rivas | Mon, 04/21/2014 - 18:38
An Indian man who tried smuggling gold into the country had to see a surgeon after he found that they wouldn't come out.
By Anthony Rivas | Mon, 04/21/2014 - 17:07
Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) are common painkillers for everything from arthritis to everyday pain, but they come with heart risks. Now, scientists are looking to alternative treatments.
By Anthony Rivas | Sun, 04/20/2014 - 18:59
Rather than focusing on what's important, ADHD patients may benefit from actively trying to suppress whatever's distracting them, new research says.
By Anthony Rivas | Sun, 04/20/2014 - 17:15
For some people it's the scent of fresh baked cookies, while for others it's the smell of a beach. Either one may bring about memories of a past experience involving the same scents. Here's why.
By Anthony Rivas | Wed, 04/16/2014 - 20:00
People who don't really enjoy their job may find that they can still perform well if they spend some time partaking in creativity activities during their days off.
By Anthony Rivas | Wed, 04/16/2014 - 16:05
A survey of over 16,000 people in 20 countries found that many in developed countries don't believe today's children will have better futures.
By Anthony Rivas | Wed, 04/16/2014 - 13:30
While much is known about human fertilization, scientists only recently discovered the binding proteins that connect egg to sperm.
By Anthony Rivas | Wed, 04/16/2014 - 13:29
Recently published patent applications show that Google is planning to develop a set of contact lenses containing a mini camera capable of analyzing the world around us, and helping the blind.
By Anthony Rivas | Wed, 04/16/2014 - 08:30
While most of us are already protected from these foods' substances, it might incline you to see the risks you're taking every time you bite into these everyday foods.
By Anthony Rivas | Tue, 04/15/2014 - 12:39
The FDA's approval of Merck's Grastek ushers in a new era of grass allergy immunotherapy, as it's the second medication to be approved for grass allergies this month.