Researchers trained machine-learning algorithms to read Amazon reviews for hints that a food product would be recalled by the FDA. Christopher Intagliata reports.
The many factors that impact a woman’s ability and desire to have intercourse after giving birth are rarely addressed during a standard postpartum visit
New research contradicts conventional wisdom on fan use during heat waves
Nearly half of bacteria gathered in public settings around the city were resistant to two or more commonly used antibiotics, such as penicillin and erythromycin. Christopher Intagliata reports...
Despite vaccination and treatment efforts, the epidemic in Central Africa has resulted in 1,700 deaths and counting
The drug-resistant form of the virus has been detected at unacceptable levels across Africa, Asia and the Americas
Violence in the Democratic Republic of the Congo has interrupted clinical trials and forced scientists to change how they immunize people
China’s move away from fossil fuels would mean 2,000 fewer premature deaths in the U.S. by 2030
Everyday Einstein explores the human immunodeficiency virus
Scientists ponder how the deadly fungus arose and became so resistant to treatment
The president of the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene talks about how the designation could help fight the nearly year-old outbreak in central sub-Saharan Africa
Feeding infants allergenic foods may be the key to preventing allergies
Looking at circumstances beyond the clinic is a key to better outcomes
The World Health Organization’s action could increase the resources available to fight a year-old outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo
Seema Yasmin, director of research and education at the Stanford Health Communication Initiative, talks about her book The Impatient Dr. Lange: One Man’s Fight to End the Global HIV Epidemic...
Increased air pollution impacted low birth weights and asthma attacks, a federal economist says
A Rhode Island program to prevent ex-inmate relapses and deaths is working
Starting in 2017, an artificial intelligence monitoring system at the Welgevonden Game Reserve in South Africa has been helping to protect rhinos and their caretakers.
Upholding the lower court’s ruling would affect 20 million people who get medical coverage under the law and could upend the health care system
A combination of two technologies could vastly improve food safety