Researchers believe the first blood tests that can diagnose cancer in its early stages will be available soon.
The controversial Theranos blood-testing company closed its last laboratory after failing another U.S. inspection.
A team of scientists was inspired by an ancient children's toy to develop an affordable centrifuge to diagnose malaria.
A breakthrough blood test could predict the risk of dying from diseases like cancer, heart disease and diabetes.
The American Red Cross provides about 40 percent of the nation's blood supply. Now, it issued an emergency call for blood donations amid shortage over the winter.
A group of scientist has developed a blood test that accurately detects early stage Alzheimer's disease.
The simple blood test known as Khatri may be the revolutionary answer that the medical professionals have been looking for Tuberculosis testing. This test is also capable of identifying the patients with active infection and help in the treatment of the disease.
Blood-testing unicorn company Theranos is currently in hot water as US health inspectors discovered a number of undisclosed deficiencies in its Newark-based blood-testing facility.
Scientists have created a new blood test that can use DNA methylation markers in order to locate a person's age.
DNA sequencing firm, Illumina Inc., creates a spin-off company, GRAIL, to develop of what might be the world’s first accessible and universal blood tests to detect early signs of cancer.
A new study found that a blood test can be successful at diagnosing concussions in children.
Researchers have identified around 800 markers in the blood of cancer patients that could help lead a single blood test for early detection of many types of cancer in future, according to a new study.
Monitoring the blood for autoantibodies may help doctors predict the chance of relapse in patients with an autoimmune disease that often involves kidney, according to a new study. Measures like this may help protect patients' kidney health.
According to a recent study, researchers found that only half of the Americans over the age of 45 get screened for diabetes.
Researchers have devised a new blood test that could be the first objective scientific way to diagnose major depression in adults, according to a new study.
For all intents and purposes, the "War on Drugs" ended when nearly every state passed a law for recreational or medical marijuana use. The truth is, however, that law enforcement officers everywhere still actively pursue drug arrests. If you've been arrested for illicit drug use, you need to take the charges seriously. While there may be a valid defense or a program that can get you out of trouble for a first offense, the stigma can haunt you for a lifetime.