Studying the ability of the zebrafish to regenerate eye cells may lead to new treatments for people with vision loss.
The novel findings offer an exciting glimpse of precision medicine using organic matter to combat cancer.
Researchers say that yeast-derived L-asparaginase may be a safer, more effective treatment for acute lymphoblastic leukemia.
Liftware Level is a specially designed utensil to help people with hand tremors and other mobility conditions.
Diagnosing a rare disease in children called DiGeorge syndrome may be as simple as taking a photo with new facial recognition software.
A new animal study shows how chronic pain starts and where it can end.
Current goals in place that seek to reduce new yearly infections to 12,000 cases in the U.S. by 2025 are already showing signs of success.
Learning social skills from a robot may seem odd, but for children with autism, it can provide a unique experience that is more predictable and engaging.
After studying her own body's chronic pain, Ashley Black was inspired to invent a massage tool that targets the tight fascia areas of the body and also works to diminish cellulite.
Grape seed extract was found to strengthen a part of the tooth known as dentin.
Hair is used to make wigs and old clothes are donated, so what can be done with fat taken out of people's bodies?
Solanezumab is the name of the antibody researchers are using with hopes to interrupt or even reverse the formulation of beta amyloid plaque within the brain.
This research could literally shed light on how cancer moves in the body.
After developing a variety of supplements that help to better your body from the inside out, Dr. Amy Lee and the Nucific brand are combining two ideas that are usually an oxymoron: slimming and chocolate.
Patients recovering from surgery who received a live music performance, which was tailored to their musical preferences, all reported a drop in pain level.
The helpful and cost-effective app was designed with the goal of empowering and informing women who are scheduled to undergo a C-section.
Jordan Reeves' limb difference isn't slowing her down; she's embracing her unique condition by raising awareness for other children with limb differences and even designing her own 3D prosthetics.
Virtual reality is being examined as a possible teaching aid for the classroom because it can provide a way for those with autism to cope with being in stressful situations.
The new study adds a wrinkle to the current understanding of genetics and may hold the answer to the cause and incidence of some brain disorders.
This “natural antibiotic” is superior to pharmaceutical approaches because it doesn’t kill the protective, beneficial bacteria on the skin.
From magnetic eyelashes to stamp-on eyeliner, these products are the answer to eye makeup application struggles.
The unique technique can rub the esophagus and scrape away cells that scientists can then examine for cancer.
The idea behind this wearable device is that if most people had a half day notice that illness was imminent, they could better plan for the sickness and ultimately their recovery.
Scientists have changed the genetic makeup of flowers by using DNA splicing technology, which reveals the vast potential of CRISPR.
Julian Rios Cantu, an 18-year-old teen from Mexico, was determined to create the cancer-detecting bra, called "Eva," after witnessing his own mother's struggle with breast cancer.
With people now living well past 100 years of age, and advances in medical care ever present, there's no telling what the maximum human age is.
Although ketamine use isn't completely understood, a new study suggests it may prove helpful for treating older patients who struggle with depression.
New research that studied the effect of flushing blocked fallopian tubes with poppy seed oil was promising for women dealing with infertility due to this issue.
Believe it or not, this ball of water is entirely edible.
The study found an interesting insight when looking at levels of GABA within the brain.
A group of participants saw a reduction in migraine days of three days per month thanks to the treatment.
The MucoJet device is a painless way to administer vaccines orally.
Good news for pizza lovers — this new nanotech fabric is oil and grease-resistant.
The discovery is a major breakthrough in understanding the biology of OCD.
A doctor at the London Independent Hospital recorded a routine hernia repair surgery with a pair of Snapchat Spectacles.
A new chocolate supplement pill can help reduce the risk of heart attack, stroke and dementia.
After receiving the vaccine, 77 percent of trial patients' tumors stopped growing, and 45 percent of trial patients saw tumor shrinkage.
The research team developed a deep learning computer system — or an algorithm-based technique — that could identify skin cancer at just a glance.
At Scripps Research Institute, scientists are making some remarkable discoveries in their research into how disease infects our bodies.
The man who helped to invent the lithium-ion battery has now introduced a more efficient, fast-charging glass battery that could soon make its way to market.
The phantom pain that often plagues amputees has remained something of a mystery, but a new treatment shows promising results for reducing the pain.
Micro-currency has been popular in the beauty industry for years, but the ZIIP Beauty device uses a nano-currency, which vibrates at a lower yet more potent frequency.
The researchers believe their findings may hold implications for the treatment of cognitive disorders in human beings.
A new type of sunscreen works with a person's DNA to better protect the skin.
Not being able to swallow pills can potentially stop kids from taking life-saving medicine. A sweet flavored spray could be the answer.
The Obalon balloon system is a new treatment that is slated to hit the market in January. It involves swallowing gas-filled balloon capsules in order to help curb overeating.
Scientists have created a new use for the sun’s rays.
Scientists are ramping up their battle against HIV with upcoming large-scale trials using injections and implants to protect vulnerable groups.
The autoregulation that the stem cells can provide has the possibility to help treat diseases early, before symptoms become serious health issues, the study said.
The high-tech device could be very attractive to individuals who are wary of taking prescription painkillers for their migraines.