By Jonathan Weiss, Ph.D. | May 22, 2013 02:00 PM EDT
Researchers found 26 genes that were expressed only in patients with aggressive forms of lung cancer, a potential means for earlier detection of the illness.
By Anthony Rivas | May 22, 2013 11:16 PM EDT
Insomniacs have a higher risk of depression due to their lack of sleep affecting the emotion regulator in their brains' amygdala, a study finds.
By Anthony Rivas | May 22, 2013 09:00 PM EDT
A wife who supports and listens to her depressed husband can have a positive effect on his interactions with his children.
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 Jonathan Weiss | May 22, 2013 02:02 PM EDT
A new finding suggests that hindering a certain destructive enzyme may be the key to treating severe rheumatoid arthritis.
By Nsikan Akpan | May 22, 2013 05:00 PM EDT
3-D printers and quick thinking saved a 2-month-old baby from suffocating.
By Nsikan Akpan | May 22, 2013 12:04 PM EDT
A new study identifies a potential remedy for cocaine addiction, already approved for use in humans, which could expedite clinical trials.
By Anthony Rivas | May 21, 2013 10:04 PM EDT
A new study shows a relationship between secondhand smoke exposure and children's aggression and anti-social behavior by age 10.
By Christie Rizk | May 21, 2013 06:28 PM EDT
Researchers have found the mechanism ovarian cancer cells use to avoid toxicity from gold nanoparticles, and have devised a way to get around it.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | May 21, 2013 04:45 PM EDT
A new study from the Pew Research Center found that more and more teens are leaving Facebook in favor of social media platforms that are "less drama."
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 Evan Winchester | May 21, 2013 03:25 PM EDT
A new study finds that repair molecules produced by functional BRCA1, the "breast cancer gene," keep egg cells from self-destructing.
By Nsikan Akpan | May 21, 2013 11:54 AM EDT
Scientists make the surprising discovery that vitamin C kills the antibiotic-resistant mycobacteria behind tuberculosis.
By Jonathan Weiss | May 21, 2013 11:25 AM EDT
As first responders comb through houses and cars thrown around by gale force winds, there are more dangers to come once survivors are found.