Younger women with denser breasts boast relatively higher risk of developing breast cancer, reported MedPage Today.
More moms are breastfeeding than ever before, a report by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
The latest beauty trend sweeping the UK is 'tittooing' for perfect nipples.
Executives of a company in France, charged with producing faulty breast implants, appeared in court as the fraud trial got underway.
Sexist men are more likely to prefer women with bigger breasts, according to a new study.
Breastfeeding has previously been thought to prevent against obesity in babies and in children.
Plastic surgeries in the U.S. have recorded a growth for the third consecutive year, say statistics reported by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS). In 2012, more than 14 million plastic surgeries were performed in the country, which is 5 percent higher than 2011. However, there were fewer takers for breast augmentation surgeries.
The BioScience Talks podcast features discussions of topical issues related to the biological sciences. By altering the heritability of certain traits, gene drive technologies have the potential to spread desired genes through wild populations. In practice, this could lead to mosquito populations that, for example, bear traits making them resistant to the spread of malaria. Despite the huge potential for improving human well-being, concern exists that gene drives could fail in the wild or, perhaps more concerning, spread beyond their intended target populations.