The U.S. Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) approval rate for novel drugs reached a 19-year high with 45 new drugs hitting the market.
Scientists are reporting that they have found another type of contagious cancer in the Tasmanian Devil.
A strong solar flare blown out by powerful sun eruption is blasting its way to Earth, but looks like it will barely skim above the planet without causing any harm.
Researchers using next generation DNA sequencing have identified potentially actionable mutations in cancers of the appendix. The findings can help treat patients with chemotherapy or other targeted agents that work on those mutations.
A new study identified an inheritable mutated gene that can increase women's risk of lung cancer.
Whenever a volcano erupts, prior to it the molten rock called magma moves around underneath the surface. According to a recent research, the liquid magma has been found to be very rare limiting the chances of frequent eruptions.
A Texas girl who is suffering from a rare weight-gain disorder has been able to raise enough money from the helping community to pay for lifesaving surgery.
A California couple successfully gave birth to three identical girls without the help of fertility treatments.
A rare oarfish was found on a beach in California for the second time in less than a week. The eel-like species were discovered on Friday on a beach in Oceanside.
A 45-year-old man in China, whose gums turned black, is diagnosed with mucosal melanoma. Its a rare form of melanoma that happens on the skin and accounts for less than five per cent of cases.
State health officials from New Hampshire announced that eight brain surgery patients might be at risk of a deadly and rare brain disease that is similar to "mad cow."
A rare two-tone lobster was caught in Maine.
The FDA issued a warning that painkillers containing acetaminophen, such as tylenol, might cause deadly but rare skin reactions.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration just approved a new drug to treat mantle cell lymphoma.
Two navy dolphins discovered a rare 19th century torpedo.
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.