City of Hope currently has active clinical trials of gene therapy for AIDS using blood stem cell transplantation.
In 2012, the U.S. Preventive Series Task Force didn't recommend doctors give regular screening tests for prostate cancer, but now they're recommending the test for men ages 55 to 69.
Here are six steps you can take towards curbing a sugar addiction.
The study’s authors suggest that balancing the skin’s microbiome may be a more effective way of treating acne than antibiotics.
Breast cancer patients who slept nine or more hours per night had a 46 percent greater chance of dying compared to women who slept eight hours or fewer.
Ford has created a high-tech crib that mimics a car ride and may just lull your baby to sleep.
The newly FDA-approved test can analyze one's predisposition for certain hereditary conditions, like celiac disease and Alzheimer's.
A new study focused on how villains are typically portrayed with having skin issues, and what effect this has on people who suffer from skin problems.
A woman from Connecticut noticed her Fitbit was tracking her unusually high heart rate, and this data ended up revealing a life-threatining condition.
In animal studies where newborn mice are given antibiotics, there is a distinct effect that occurs in the brain, causing behavioral changes such as aggression and impaired social behavior.
Men recovering from prostate cancer who partook in yoga two times a week had better energy levels, sexual function and urinary function compared to those who did not.
New research reveals you may want to have a furry friend around even before your baby arrives.
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 average brain is aging at a rate of two times faster than these SuperAgers' brains.
The new head-scanning device can detect brain bleeding with 97 percent accuracy.
Both men and women lie about their personal sexual histories, which has detrimental effects for public health records.
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.
When given to mice, an infection known as reovirus sparked an inflammatory response that led the immune system to “overreact” to gluten and essentially bring on celiac disease.
Need a little boost in the bedroom? Try some or all of these libido-enhancing foods.
The illumy sleep mask uses natural light to both lull you to sleep and wake you up.
Among children with underlying medical conditions, the seasonal vaccine cut the risk of death by more than half.
Researchers are studying why babies in Denmark, Japan and Germany cry the least over the first 12 weeks of life, whereas babies in Canada, England and Italy cry more.
Is it low testosterone or something more serious? Researchers explain the complicated factors behind a woman's decreased sex drive.
The stress levels of Americans all over the country have been assessed; where does your state rank?
A report reveals that industry money was used to sway journalists to report that inactivity is a bigger problem than sugar consumption in the obesity epidemic.
Eating about one-and-a-half servings of legumes per week was associated with a 35% reduced risk of developing diabetes.
The study subjects who suffered from gum disease showed a 12 percent higher risk of premature death, and those who lost teeth at any point were 17 percent more likely to die early.
The new research sheds light on the complex variables that make a good match for organ donation.
Here's why certain songs get stuck in your head, and what researchers suggest can cure 'last song' syndrome.
While Ashwagandha has been traditionally known to ensure a better night’s sleep for centuries, no one quite understood which active element of the herb actually helps to promote sleepiness until now.
Are the British onto something with this tangy food spread?
The new study suggests that cancer essentially thrives in an environment full of fatty tissue.
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.
A new playlist contains songs that measure at 100 beats per minute, which is the same rate that first responders are told to administer CPR.
There's a 48-hour period after sex during which couples bond and are more satisfied with their relationship, a new study finds.
The brain games showed much promise not just in treating the symptoms of depression, but in actually creating a shift in the cognitive function in the brain.
A new study found that the greater a mother’s body mass index, the greater the risk of having a baby that developed childhood epilepsy.
There's an upward trend of older American women drinking more alcohol, and it continues to rise despite no known implications.
The study authors found a particular grievance with a common characteristic of cookbooks: using the duration of cooking in place of an internal temperature reading.
In a study, participants who were lonely were 39 percent more likely to report higher severity of their cold symptoms than those who were not.
Researchers noticed a unique pattern of brain activity among children who later achieved higher academic success.
Children in a study who were breastfed for six months did show lower rates of hyperactivity and better problem solving skills by age three, but when the children turned five, those differences dissipated.
Typically, people are treated for PTSD after symptoms start to emerge, but this study was the first to focus on therapeutic intervention before their onset.
Gut health was one of many topics discussed at the 2017 American College of Physicians Internal Medicine Meeting in San Diego.
The students say their product is better than other hangover supplements because it addresses the four root causes of hangovers.
The researchers studied 300 volunteers who all previously reported high salt intake and sleep-related problems.
A new study reveals that the cognitive effects of lead exposure can last for decades.
In a session at the American College of Physicians’ Internal Medicine Meeting in San Diego this week, Dr. Douglas S. Paauw stressed the importance of heeding medication warnings from the FDA.