Canadian scientists have successfully breached the brain-blood barrier in order to deliver cancer drugs to a patient.
Obese children as young as eight-years-old can already have signs of heart disease, a new study reported.
Homosexual and bisexual men living in France will be able to donate blood starting next spring.
Two new studies have uncovered an easily detectable "pre-malignant" state in the blood that significantly increases the likelihood that an individual will go on to develop blood cancers such as leukemia, lymphoma, or myelodysplastic syndrome.
Researchers have identified a protein that is key to the self-replication of hematopoietic stem cells during human development, according to a new study.
High blood pressure is improving gradually in the United States, with more than half of those with the condition now achieving reading below 140/90 millimeters of mercury, according to a new research.
According to the U.S. Health and Human Services' Advisory Committee on Blood and Tissue Safety and Availability, gay men should be allowed to donate blood if they have abstained from sex for at least a year.
Researchers have discovered a new way to repair damaged tissue by transforming human scar cells into blood vessel cells, according to a new study.
According to tropical medicine experts, the "kissing" bug disease can become a health problem in the U.S.
A new study is reporting that heart surgery patients who were given newly donated blood had fewer complications in comparison to patients who were given older blood.
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.
Researchers have identified a gene mutation that causes aplastic anemia - a serious blood disorder in which bone marrow fails to produce normal amounts of blood cells, according to a new study.
Ghana's jobless and poor youth have turned to selling their own blood for a price. The 'commercial blood donors' as they are referred, fill the void in a country where blood is often in short supply and cultural and religious beliefs keep some form donating.
Intensively lowering blood pressure has a long-lasting effect in preventing heart attacks, strokes and deaths, but intensive blood sugar control doesn't produce those benefits, according to a new research.
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.