Toxic metals can cause damage at the cellular level by initiating oxidative stress. This damage can contribute to the development of many diseases and health problems.
New studies suggest that venoms extracted from small snails can be used to develop treatments for chronic pain.
Researchers found that conjuring up treasured memories from the past may help in treating smoking addictions.
Patients in western Kenya counties are turning to herbal medicines as the doctors continues to strike and paralyze hospital services.
A comparison study tested a number of mosquito repellent products available in the market to determine which type is the most effective mosquito repellent.
Berea, and the nation, are struggling with losses to opiate overdoses while grasping to hope that a way to battle the epidemic is not out of reach. The death rate for heroin, fentanyl and other types of opiates had increased from 64 deaths in 2011 to 517 deaths in 2016.
An appendectomy is the most common emergency operation for children. If the inflamed organ is left, it can burst and lead to death
Andy Sandness' world shrunk afer the failed suicide, he had to avoid eye contact with children so he wouldn't scare them. He had no social life and sometimes lied when folks asked what had happened. But his new face has given him a new life.
This year’s flu shot showed a 48% effectivity and reduced the risk of infections in the United States.
In the next 20 years, with the aid of gene editing therapy, cancers and all inherited diseases can be finally cured.
Scientists say all the data they have so far indicate that what they have is relatively stable, long-lasting protection. The new vaccine showed no adverse effects on those it was tested on and that the next step is to further test the vaccine's effectiveness over several years in a clinical study.
The press conference where De Niro and Kennedy Jr. announced their challenge was streamed online on World Mercury Project's Facebook page. Anyone who can prove with scientific reasoning that vaccines which contain mercury or thimerosal are safe will be given amount.
Vitamin D is vital to help your body absorb calcium as well as strengthening the immune system. It can be found in oily fish such as salmon, sardines, herring and mackerel, fortified foods such as fat spreads and some breakfast cereals, red meat, liver, and egg yolks.
Researchers have successfully cured a rare disorder affecting dogs with gene therapy.
A new research claims that compounds in marijuana can stop brain tumor growth.