The Food and Drug Administration issued new warning for pregnant women to not use migraine drugs containing valproate sodium as they have shown to lower their unborn child's IQ.
Five Saudis died after contracting a new SARS-like virus last week and two are in intensive care in Saudi Arabia's Alhasaa province, according to the Saudi Press Agency.
What would be the purpose for a digital camera that has the same functionality as that of an insect's compound eye? Researchers who created it at the University of Illinois believe it will have many uses including the ability to offer high quality imaging during endoscopic procedures in hospitals.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced Tuesday that it approved a proposal to make the morning-after pill available over the counter for women 15 years and older.
On Monday, a judge is expected to weigh in on a local custody case that revolves around a young Russian couple living in Sacramento, California and their 5-month-old baby boy that was removed from them by Child Protective Services last Wednesday.
Researchers expressed concern over the escalating cancer epidemic in Latin America , where an increasingly urban populace faces mounting lifestyle-related cancer risks, doctors said at the Latin American Cooperative Oncology Group (LACOG) 2013 conference.
China's deadly outbreak of H7N9 bird flu which was first reported in February 2013, has spread to the central province of Hunan, local health authorities said Saturday, the third announcement in three days of a case in a new location.
Atlantic sea-surface temperatures along the coast warmed dramatically last year, according to the National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). For the past three decades, the average temperature has been about 54.3 degrees Fahrenheit and last year's temperatures reached 57.2 degrees.
Beekeepers and supporters gathered in Parliament Square in London on Friday to to call for the government to support a ban on pesticides linked to the death of bees.
A fire broke out at a psychiatric hospital near Moscow early Friday morning, killing at least 38 people, including 2 medical workers who were trapped inside, Russian Health Ministry officials told state-run news agency RIA Novosti.
A new Norwegian study shows that the effect of porn on younger viewers sex life is less dramatic than previously believed.
NASA's Hubble Space Telescope has taken some of the clearest shots yet of Comet ISON on April 10 when the comet was at a distance of 386 million miles from the Sun (394 million miles from Earth).
Curious to better understand the movements of sea turtles, scientists at the Georgia Institute of Technology have actually created the "FlipperBot" to generate new data on how they navigate themselves in world.
A timelapse video of the sun over three years has been released by NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO) which captured the breathtaking footage and condensed it into just three minutes.
The modern European populations were genetically shaped around 4,500 years ago, in the mid-Neolithic, reveals a new study on DNA recovered from ancient European remains.
Researchers from the University of Sheffield School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) are today making a series of recommendations for NHS mental health trusts to change the way they collect and use patient feedback to improve the quality of care for inpatients.