This new type of treatment does not try to lessen symptoms, but rather cure depression itself.
The newly FDA-approved test can analyze one's predisposition for certain hereditary conditions, like celiac disease and Alzheimer's.
Our memories, it turns out, don’t reside in some abstract space or inside an impenetrable lock-box.
You don't have to be an athlete to use this innovative foam roller. Its unique curves can hit the contours of your body that traditional foam rollers can't reach.
The researchers believe their findings may hold implications for the treatment of cognitive disorders in human beings.
While they will not be replacing human caregivers, scientists are hoping that these robots will soon be able to assist seniors with everyday tasks like taking medication and offering companionship.
Although human trials are still decades away, the CRISPR gene-editing technique shows promising results when lowering cholesterol permanently in animal trials.
Researchers believe scent-based technology holds vast promise in improving health outcomes due to the possibility of early detection.
The research team developed a deep learning computer system — or an algorithm-based technique — that could identify skin cancer at just a glance.
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.
Charging the battery of your phone or wearable device may someday be as simple as wiggling your finger...
A new biometric payment system reads a customer’s finger veins to complete a purchase.
The "Emma Watch" allowed a young woman with Parkinson's to write legibly for the first time in years.
The device, called WiGait, can monitor and track a person's walking speed and movement without the need for a wearable.
The research could one day lead to the growth of human organs inside animals for transplant use.
The groundbreaking discovery reveals that a simple intervention may reverse course and prevent certain bacteria from interfering with drug therapy.
Less than five percent of elephants get cancer in their lifetime, and an abundance of a cancer-fighting protein in their genetic makeup is likely the reason why.
A group of scientists from Cornell University may have devised a way for a robot to feel its surroundings internally, similar to the way humans do.
Dr. Keerthy Sunder was inspired to pursue mindfulness medicine after being an eyewitness to his mother’s devastating health challenges.
Students in Australia might be giving Martin Shkreli, the pharmaceutical executive once dubbed “the most hated man in America,” a run for his money.
By measuring a person’s electrical activity in the brain, the brain-computer interface allowed patients to communicate in response to simple questions.
The Hi Mirror is a high-tech beauty mirror that analyzes skin conditions and determines and personalizes at-home treatments and products.
Researchers have figured out a way to make artificial blood, and all it takes is mixing up water and small bag of powder.
The discovery of a protein in the gut provides a previously unrecognized origin of where changes to the same protein in the brain could happen.
After 12 months of web-based interventions, the study group saw their average systolic pressure drop closer to the normal blood pressure range.
Cannabidiol, or CBD, was found to reduce seizures among patients with a rare form of epilepsy by nearly 40 percent.
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.
For those who suffer from a gambling addiction, the National Institute for Health and Welfare in Finland is working on a treatment.
A new animal study shows how chronic pain starts and where it can end.
Researchers noticed a unique pattern of brain activity among children who later achieved higher academic success.
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.
The FDA just approved a device called gammaCore that targets the vagus nerve to treat debilitating cluster headaches.
Vaccines built around a person’s own DNA have proven effective at beating back cancer, two studies show. While the studies are small and the results,...
Grape seed extract was found to strengthen a part of the tooth known as dentin.
The new technique showed that using tiny gold rods heated by lasers essentially sawed off the cancer cells’ legs.
The goggles can reduce appetite, make low-fat foods taste delicious and even trick our brains into thinking we’re eating more than we actually are.
The home uses a wireless signal that allows Steve Saling and other patients to open and close doors, call an elevator and operate TV and lights.
Scientists from the UK hope the test will not only help to detect autism spectrum disorder sooner, but also to reveal new causes.
With this study, researchers hope to help restore fertility and hormone production in women who have undergone ovarian cancer treatments.
The gear-driven design utilizes 100 percent of the arm effort, making it much easier to go up slopes and across longer, more challenging distances.
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.
The results so far, gained in studies on rats, show a powerful way to limit the effects of stroke damage.
Good news for pizza lovers — this new nanotech fabric is oil and grease-resistant.
A new type of sunscreen works with a person's DNA to better protect the skin.
The beer can neutralize toxins and viruses and even help to keep the immune system in check.
The researchers had conducted previous experiments on mice using CRISPR/Cas9 but with less impressive results.
The key to the new research rests on the methods by which plants, such as spinach, transport fluids and other substances.
The new focus opens up additional opportunity for understanding — and perhaps preventing — rates of obesity among African Americans.
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.
A new scalp-cooling system may stop hair loss for women undergoing chemotherapy for breast cancer.