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A team of biological engineers at Harvard have developed small-scale models of actual human organs in an effort to gauge their reaction to medication and provide a window into how these organs function.
Being on your phone while exercising not only distracts you from the workout at hand, but also compromises your posture and the intensity of your routine.
A new study suggests that men may want to reconsider the amount of red meat they eat in order to avoid a painful digestive disorder.
A new study reveals that individuals who lead a sedentary lifestyle may be just as likely to develop dementia later in life as people with a genetic predisposition.
Read about the science behind these innovative sleep aid spectacles.
A study shows that even short breaks of physical activity every hour can help you get through your day easier.
Scientists have analyzed the medicinal purposes of the Indian long pepper by studying its properties.
This technology will provide much needed insight and data during a woman's pregnancy.
While weight loss surgery provides lasting results for some, it may also come with lasting issues affecting digestion and food tolerance.
Sticking to a resolution or accomplishing a goal can be a matter of will. However, building up that willpower is much easier said than done.
Where gifts and good cheer abound, there is also a sharp increase in injuries, illness and accidents.
According to doctors, cutting the umbilical cord 30 seconds too soon could deprive the child of receiving a life-giving surge of placental blood.
A cheap and effective preventative for infant eczema has been discovered, and there’s a good chance it’s already in your medicine cabinet.
Income and health are becoming increasingly intertwined. A new study shows that a higher income generally leads to less stress and a longer life.
Researchers are working on new technology, which allows a robotic arm to be controlled by the mind through something called electroencephalography.
Is it possible to sleep off the effects of traumatic events? A new study tries to answer that question.
Forget the “Freshman 15” — the “Graduate 10” is a far more likely scenario for the typical college student.
The phantom pain that often plagues amputees has remained something of a mystery, but a new treatment shows promising results for reducing the pain.
An apple a day might keep the doctor away, but so might a handful a nuts. A new study suggests they can reduce your risk of heart disease.
The wearables market increased by 3.1 percent in the past quarter, with 85 percent of those sales from fitness trackers.
Pairing your dinner with a glass of white wine could increase your risk of melanoma, the most serious type of skin cancer, a new study suggests.
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