The researchers noticed marked differences among some genes based solely on whether the genes were in a man or woman’s body.
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.
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.
Researchers believe scent-based technology holds vast promise in improving health outcomes due to the possibility of early detection.
This research could literally shed light on how cancer moves in the body.
The discovery of a peptide in the frog slime is a potentially important one to global public health.
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.
Researchers from the Stanford University School of Medicine identified a specific protein in the plasma of umbilical cord blood that increased cognitive functioning in animal studies.
A newly-tested artificial womb could save babies born extremely prematurely, according to a study published in journal Nature Communications.
Dina Kimmel is the dedicated mother behind the We Rock the Spectrum Kid’s Gym, a place that gives children with autism a fun and safe place to learn and explore.
The 3D bioprinting allows for the patch to be a close match to heart tissue structure.
It's vital to run pilot programs in these three countries to see if a malaria vaccine program could become functional.
The FDA just approved a device called gammaCore that targets the vagus nerve to treat debilitating cluster headaches.
Utilizing virtual reality to assess the muscles used in maintaining balance could lead to new therapies to help the elderly avoid falling.
The gum detects “volatiles” within saliva as it’s chewed and is then studied to find if the chewer produced chemicals associated with cancer.
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.
Scientists are utilizing gene-editing technology to create pills that could destroy bacteria within the body.
The smart bandages would report their analysis through a regular broadband network and are designed to monitor an array of physical attributes.
The cap, called Optune, can be worn while patients go about their daily tasks and works by sending alternating frequencies to the brain.
By tapping into the body’s cellular functioning, the nanoparticle method can act in a way that doesn’t promote a defensive response from fast-growing cancer cells.
Scientists have developed a spray loaded with the good bacteria that people with eczema are missing.
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.
Believe it or not, this ball of water is entirely edible.
The artificial lung is small enough to be carried in a backpack and is the first of its kind to actively drive up the patient's oxygen levels.
City of Hope currently has active clinical trials of gene therapy for AIDS using blood stem cell transplantation.
DuoSkin tattoos combine high-tech interfaces and fashionable gold leaf material.
People who received the transcranial current on a specific region of the brain were less likely to cheat than people who didn’t receive the brain stimulation.
The newly FDA-approved test can analyze one's predisposition for certain hereditary conditions, like celiac disease and Alzheimer's.
A woman from Connecticut noticed her Fitbit was tracking her unusually high heart rate, and this data ended up revealing a life-threatining condition.
Combining the high-tech elements into one device gives the new test a significant advantage over current detection methods, which take hours to diagnose the virus instead of minutes.
The new head-scanning device can detect brain bleeding with 97 percent accuracy.
Just like how fertilizer may have been the main factor in preventing a worldwide food crisis in the 20th century, now a ‘bionic’ leaf holds the same potential for our global future.
With bio-sensing contact lenses that can assess blood glucose levels, the researchers hope to improve health outcomes by replacing older, painful methods of diabetes monitoring.
The illumy sleep mask uses natural light to both lull you to sleep and wake you up.
The BionicGym is a wearable device that lets you 'shiver' away those extra pounds.
Patients recovering from surgery who received a live music performance, which was tailored to their musical preferences, all reported a drop in pain level.
For the first time in eight years, a paralyzed man in Cleveland, Ohio fed himself dinner with the help of an innovative brain implant.
Researchers noticed a unique pattern of brain activity among children who later achieved higher academic success.
Scientists have created a new use for the sun’s rays.
Diagnosing a rare disease in children called DiGeorge syndrome may be as simple as taking a photo with new facial recognition software.
The new focus opens up additional opportunity for understanding — and perhaps preventing — rates of obesity among African Americans.
The key to the new research rests on the methods by which plants, such as spinach, transport fluids and other substances.
Lorcaserin is a prescription weight loss pill that works by altering the brain’s serotonin circuitry, and now it's been shown to reduce opioid cravings in animal tests.
The fertility analyzer uses an “optical attachment” that plugs into a smartphone and a one-use device to collect a semen sample.
The results so far, gained in studies on rats, show a powerful way to limit the effects of stroke damage.
After 12 months of web-based interventions, the study group saw their average systolic pressure drop closer to the normal blood pressure range.
Before the advent of these drugs, treatment for Hepatitis C included interferon, which many people say is worse than the symptoms of Hepatitis C itself.
Researchers hope their technique for stimulating the brain through electrical signals can help patients with existing neurological challenges.
Don't have the time to visit a doctor for injectable fillers? WrinkleMD is an at-home device that works to do away with your fine lines and wrinkles.
Studying the ability of the zebrafish to regenerate eye cells may lead to new treatments for people with vision loss.