By Sabrina Bachai | Wed, 04/23/2014 - 18:21
Couples who use and share sex toys could be potentially spreading HPV, even after they have been thoroughly cleaned. Researchers found traces of the virus 24 hours after cleaning products were used.
By Lecia Bushak | Wed, 04/23/2014 - 16:09
Will the government’s new regulations help stop the surge of black lung cases among young miners?
By Sabrina Bachai | Wed, 04/23/2014 - 14:56
Billionaire Bill Gates tweeted this infographic showing vaccine support and the low cost of preventing many diseases.
By Matthew Mientka | Wed, 04/23/2014 - 11:47
A new study shows male doctors outearn female counterparts by seeing more Medicare patients, performing more services, and charging more.
By Chris Weller | Wed, 04/23/2014 - 07:00
HIV/AIDS is a leading cause of death around the world, and science is closer than ever to cracking the disease's code.
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 Sabrina Bachai | Tue, 04/22/2014 - 18:35
After a bar fight in 2002 left Jason Padgett unconscious, he never thought he'd wake up as a mathematical genius.
By Dana Dovey | Tue, 04/22/2014 - 17:03
A team of psychologists at Cambridge's Autism Research Centre released an online test that claims to measure adults' autistic traits. Although they say it's not diagnostic, how dangerous is it for people to tread so closely to self-diagnosis?
By Matthew Mientka | Tue, 04/22/2014 - 14:11
In an effort to better understand the cognitive impact of malnutrition on the infant brain, British scientists are using a new imaging tool called functional near-infrared spectroscopy.
By Lecia Bushak | Tue, 04/22/2014 - 13:12
A teen snuck into the wheel well of a Hawaiian Airlines flight headed to Maui and survived nearly six hours of sub-zero temperatures and lack of oxygen.
By Matthew Mientka | Tue, 04/22/2014 - 13:07
Although salmonella infections fell nine percent to 2006-2008 levels, other foodborne illnesses either rose or remained steady last year in the United States, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
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 Matthew Mientka | Mon, 04/21/2014 - 16:27
A young researcher bumbled his way to developing a new technique allowing real-time observation of traumatic brain injury in a mouse model.