By Susan Scutti | Fri, 08/29/2014 - 14:30
Memory and imagination both rely on the hippocampus. However, each mental process elicits its own pattern of neural function within that brain region.
By Susan Scutti | Thu, 08/28/2014 - 20:00
A new study found men who performed manual labor had lower total cholesterol levels than men in other occupations, while women overall had higher cholesterol than men.
By Susan Scutti | Thu, 08/28/2014 - 17:36
Wheel-chair bound Alice Vaticano, 85, was abandoned by a skycap, who failed to roll the diabetic woman to the appropriate passenger gate at Newark Liberty International Airport.
By Susan Scutti | Thu, 08/28/2014 - 16:04
Zurich invested two million euros in its drive-in brothel, and one year later social service officials are declaring success, but would sex workers agree?
By Susan Scutti | Thu, 08/28/2014 - 13:09
Three-quarters of cancer patients with major depression do not receive treatment. However, a new treatment program effectively reduced depression while improving quality of life.
By Susan Scutti | Thu, 08/28/2014 - 11:08
The National Institute on Drug Abuse needs the help of citizen-pot growers following DEA's decision to amplify its research stock from 46 pounds to 1,433 pounds.
By Susan Scutti | Wed, 08/27/2014 - 16:08
Though packed into a body bag and declared dead from respiratory and multiple organ failure, Valdelucio Goncalves, 54, had not yet given up the ghost.
By Susan Scutti | Wed, 08/27/2014 - 14:00
A new study has found orphaned children living in institutions are as healthy and, in some ways, healthier than those in family-based care.
By Susan Scutti | Wed, 08/27/2014 - 11:01
An independent inquiry has uncovered child sexual exploitation in Rotherham, UK, where about 1,400 children were abused, trafficked, or gang raped between 1997 and 2013.
By Susan Scutti | Tue, 08/26/2014 - 19:00
Italian researchers precisely demonstrate how blood pressure monitored over a 24-hour period rises progressively as people climb to higher altitudes.
By Susan Scutti | Tue, 08/26/2014 - 17:28
A new study proves prostaglandins, which cause fever, are formed in the blood-brain barrier.
By Susan Scutti | Tue, 08/26/2014 - 14:37
A private fertility clinic is quietly investigating the health of 17 designer babies it helped create using a procedure since banned by the FDA.