By Anthony Rivas | Wed, 11/06/2013 - 20:21
People who have low self-esteem might not be able to deal with the concept of death as well as others. A new study finds that touch might alleviate those woes.
By Anthony Rivas | Tue, 11/05/2013 - 21:50
Older men who took testosterone had an increased risk for death, or heart attack or stroke, compared to men who didn't undergo the therapy.
By Anthony Rivas | Thu, 10/17/2013 - 20:24
Self-reported health assessments were always believed to be biased, but it turns out that doctors' assessments aren't as accurate either. So who's assessments are the most accurate?
By Anthony Rivas | Thu, 09/26/2013 - 20:38
Depressants, such as opioids, were among other drugs that made drivers three times as likely to be in a fatal car crash.
By Nsikan Akpan | Tue, 09/10/2013 - 17:45
Joni Bakaradze, who died at age 22, has has been preserved for nearly two decades by his mother, Tsiuri Kvaratskhelia, so that his grandson could one day see what his late-father had looked like.
By Nsikan Akpan | Mon, 09/09/2013 - 15:39
Would you take the trip of a lifetime to Mars if it meant that you could never come back?
By John Ericson | Thu, 08/22/2013 - 18:15
After an unseasonably warm Australian winter, climate-related deaths are down, and the nation's funeral business is experiencing massive losses.
By Samantha Olson | Tue, 07/02/2013 - 10:29
Ernest Hemingway’s death marks the beginning of National Hemochromatosis Awareness Month, the same disease that scientists question as a possible root of the great writer’s death.
By Samantha Olson | Fri, 06/14/2013 - 14:09
Three new confirmed cases of the MERS virus have been confirmed in Saudi Arabia, with one more dead.
By Anthony Rivas | Fri, 06/14/2013 - 00:40
A new questionnaire is the first accurate and scientifically tested tool for evaluating a person's motivation for attempting suicide.
By Ashik Siddique | Wed, 05/29/2013 - 17:38
Marshall Lytle dies of lung cancer at the age of 79. The bassist played with Bill Haley & His Comets on American classics like “Rock Around the Clock” and “Shake, Rattle and Roll.”
By Ashik Siddique | Fri, 05/24/2013 - 21:04
Former Laker Flynn Robinson dies at 72, after fighting the uncommon cancer multiple myeloma for two years. Fans mourn Robinson, who helped lead the Los Angeles Lakers to their first NBA championship.