A new mom from Georgia got the fright of her life when her precious 12-week-old baby boy suddenly stopped breathing. Luckily, two young boys were playing across the street from her and knew CPR.
Bat eating spiders? That might sound like something taken out of a science fiction book, but a recent report says they are more common than you might imagine.
Astronomers have detected water vapor and carbon monoxide in the atmosphere of a planet 130 light years away from Earth. Scientists believe that this will not only help solve mysteries of how it was formed, but also how our own solar system came to be.
A "healer" in court for infecting 16 people with HIV between 2001 and 2005 by giving them acupuncture with needles infected with the virus, has been arrested by local police after he stopped showing up for court appearances.
De-extinction - reviving once extinct animals using technologies like cloning and genome sequencing - is sending scientist to either corners of the debate. Some are vehemently against it, saying its natural process, while others say we have an "obligation" to do it.
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is investigating new evidence that suggests a group of recently approved diabetes drugs is linked to an increased risk in pancreatic cancer.
At the time of the dinosaurs many species of birds had wings on their legs, a new fossil discovery revealed.
Researchers have confirmed a link between a popular breast cancer treatment and heart disease in women, according to a new study published Wednesday.
Scientists at the Field Museum in Chicago announced Wednesday the discovery of a rare Chinese coin on the island of Manda, off the coast of Kenya.
Researchers writing in the Journal of the American Medical Association say that smokers admit the prospect of weight gain makes some reluctant to quit the habit. The study investigated if the weight gain following smoking cessation would counteract the positive effects quitting has on your cardiovascular system.
The novel coronavirus, a deadly new virus from the same family as SARS, has killed its ninth victim in the world since it was first reported last fall, the World Health Organization (WHO) said Tuesday.
An antibiotic, Azithromycin or as its marketed Zithromax and Z-Pak, which is used to treat common infections may carry serious heart risks, according to a new warning from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday.
An international conservation group voted on Monday to ban trade in some shark species, as are threatened by overfishing and targeted for their valuable fins.
Whooping cough levels among children in the United States are at its highest in decades, as protection against whooping cough starts to weaken a few years after preschool children get their final shot, a new study said Monday.
Medicines Co. and the experimental anticlotting drug showed that it significantly outperformed the widely used drug Plavix in heart patients undergoing procedures to implant stents after three clinical trials, according to a new study released Sunday.