Vaccines that target cancer cells using their own DNA could help eliminate tumors and prevent recurrences
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Evidence mounts that BPA reduces the chances of success for in-vitro fertilization
Genetic study deals blow to the idea that high levels of HDL cholesterol reduce heart risk
The more scientists learn about the mosquito-borne virus “the worse things seem to get”
The uterine transplantation was the first of 10 in a clinical trial at Cleveland Clinic
Allergies, false fears of weight gain and perhaps cost keep many children from enjoying the proved health benefits of almonds and other nuts
Studies offer first hints about how the virus might damage the developing brain and fetus
Cases may signal start of anticipated wave of birth defects in country already hit hard by outbreak
Study suggests stem-cell stimulation is behind obesity’s contribution to cancer risk
While not harmful, screening adults over 65 doesn't appear to result in better health outcomes, according to U.S. Preventive Services Task Force
One in three women experience side effects from the medication
From Liberia in an exclusive Scientific American report, victims say they are tormented by brain deficits and more. A new study hints at hidden virus remnants or immune system overreactions...
An antibody from a man who survived infection from the 1995 outbreak shows potent effect against deadly virus
Counterintuitively, key heart health indicators proved markedly better in dogs with pacemakers programmed for a period of irregular contractions
Gypsyamber D’Souza of Johns Hopkins University discussed the rise in HPV-related oral cancer, its connection to oral sex and the risk for men at the annual meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science...
Eye twitching is common. How do you know when it's benign and when it's a sign of something more serious?
Scientists claim a novel bacterium causes some different symptoms, adding to the body of research showing the complexity of the disease
Improve your physical prowess in any athletic enterprise with these proved mental techniques
Researchers uncover a molecular link between obesity and memory deficits in mice—as well as a potential treatment