Scientists scoured variants of BRCA1 to determine which are pathogenic
We need an entirely new class of antibiotic, which scientists have been unable to create for more than 50 years. Until now, that is...
As Trump calls for new bomb production, the administration cuts safety board access to nuclear facilities
Up to 10,000 bugs could be deployed
A still-experimental drug demonstrates the qualities of an ideal painkiller in a test in monkeys
Researchers think they’re close to a cure for the common cold, but they first need to solve a complex problem that’s perplexed scientists for decades
Tiny bits of plastic have seeped into soil, fish and air, posing a threat to animal and human health
A new law to let dying patients access unapproved drugs raises false hope
New research suggests it is time for a categorization change
Its health system lacks the capacity to respond to attacks that use high-powered modern weapons
Recent findings suggest use of the drug during pregnancy, although rare, is on the rise
This disease can be transmitted by unwittingly consuming traces of contaminated feces
Mosquitoes want your blood for its proteins...or simply to hydrate on a hot, dry day.
Fat desensitizes the brain to a hormone that diminishes appetite
Encrypted videos enable medication monitoring from afar
Public health advocates have been coming up with ways to save people for centuries, and they continue to do so
Worry over environmental damage is being pitted against public health concerns
New findings at Memorial Sloan Kettering suggest a connection between fat cells and the growth of melanoma.
The link could offer a fresh avenue for treatment.
Clinicians were contacted about fatal overdoses
Climate change is one significant reason