Genetic diversity affects only height and smartness, not HBP or cholesterol levels

Genetic diversity is said to be playing a big role in making humans better. A new study, which was recently published in the science...

Unknown virus attacks 14 infants in Kansas City

14 infants have come down with a rare virus disease that health authorities are still trying to isolate and classify. This viral infection appears...

New York City Hospital Contains Patient With Ebola-Like Symptoms

Saudi Arabia has been hit with its own Ebola case, but the US now has another case of what could be the Ebola virus. A...

Advanced Ebola screenings at US airports began Saturday

Advanced screening for the Ebola virus, which has killed more than 4,000 globally, but most precisely in the western parts of Africa, began Saturday...

Googlers and pathologists working on cheap genetic tests for breast and ovarian cancers

Quest Diagnostics and LabCorp, two massive clinical laboratories that are normal rivals are working together on one of the most promising projects to date....

Fitbit making females aware about physical activity: Study

During a recent study, a group of researchers representing the University of Wisconsin-Madison has found that use of Fitbit One tracker can make women...

Breastfeeding Rates Higher in Western US States, New Study Shows

It’s been said that breastfeeding is a healthier choice for the child than bottle milk – mostly because the mother passes nutrients to the...

Ebola Virus Death Toll Rises to 887, New Outbreak Cases Appear

The Ebola virus outbreak has now risen to 887 in West Africa, with three new cases being reported in Nigeria. The virus that started...

California Family Struggling Under Deceased Daughter’s Private Loans

A California family lost their daughter to liver disease four years ago. It was an unexpected death, considering that Lisa Mason was only 27...

Blood test to detect every virus ever contracted costs just $25

Imagine a blood test that could detect every illness that you've ever had. Specifically, imagine a blood test that could manage to detect every...

Measles outbreak raises concerns about vaccines

Measles is undoubtedly one of the most talked about illnesses that have swept across mainstream American in the last several years. Unlike other recent...

iPads, other devices can lead to Nickel allergies in children

If a child has a nickel allergy, parents may want to think twice about letting them use an iPad or similar device. Recently, a...

Conjoined Twins at Birth Celebrate Ten-Year Rebirth

It has been ten years to the day that Clarence and Carl Aguirre, conjoined twins, were separated from one another. At the time, the...

Democrats introduce a bill fighting Hobby Lobby ruling

Last week, the Supreme Court made a decision regarding the Hobby Lobby case, insisting that companies could deny female employees access to birth control...

Breast cancer patients receiving unnecessary radiation in the US

Breast cancer patients may be getting more radiation than they need, according to new studies. The studies suggest that a shorter course of radiation...

Study says frequent spicy meals can increase your life span, but no evidence found

Scientists have come to know that curry can help people live longer. According to a new study published in the British Medical Journal, people...

IBM Merge Healthcare $1bn merger will add eyes to Watson

In one of its biggest announcements in the recent past, tech biggie IBM has informed that it has agreed to pay the whopping sum...

Bodybuilding supplements overuse leads to eating disorder in men

Factors like poor body image and low-self esteem are forcing a large number of men to consume bodybuilding supplements available over-the-counter. Researchers are saying...

Autism is associated with duplication or triplication of UBE3A, says study

Autism is a disease that unfortunately knows no bounds. It is something that is widely-unknown, and something that many people have a difficult time...

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