Bathroom hand-dryers aren’t only expelling hot air...
Researchers from St. Michael’s Hospital in Toronto took a fresh look at more than two dozen previously conducted scientific trials involving pasta consumption.
A small study of healthy males found that eating a 1,000-calorie milkshake led to a troubling change among the men’s red blood cells.
The new findings suggest there may be an underlying physical mechanism, similar to addiction traits among substance abuse, contributing to the national weight trends.
Could this technology be the key to easier dieting?
Empathy is learned in many ways, but now, it could also be considered to be genetic.
Coffee contains an abundance of micronutrients and antioxidants, and researchers discovered in animal trials that one compound in particular helps the body regulate fasting glucose levels
Living in the 21st century comes with perks, but it also has its drawbacks – including some, like nighttime noise, that people may not even be aware of.
The long-term study used data from the Longitudinal Study of American Youth, a national sample of 2,774 individuals over a three year period.
A new study found that a certain visual phenomenon is heightened when a person is intoxicated.
Bisphenol A, more commonly known as BPA, has often been considered a harmful substance found in plastics and resins by the general public.
The nanoengineered eye, which combines a “metalens” with artificial muscle technology, bests its human counterpart in some instances.
The negative results were found among professional cleaners as well as those who cleaned around the house.
Charging the battery of your phone or wearable device may someday be as simple as wiggling your finger...
Scientists from the UK hope the test will not only help to detect autism spectrum disorder sooner, but also to reveal new causes.
Even after adjusting the study, involvement in sibling bullying was associated with psychotic disorder.
Researchers analyzed MRI scans of adults using cannabis to find some interesting improvements in brain health.
New research studied whether vaping is "safer" than smoking nicotine cigarettes.
Physically active women who took a monthly supplement containing essential minerals sliced nearly a minute off a three-mile run – and gained other aerobic...
Researchers looked at households with pets to see how the health and well-being of pet owners fared later in life.
A new study sheds light on how creative people use their brains differently.
The study found that after one month of meditation therapy, 80 percent of the veterans saw a drastic enough reduction of symptoms that they were no longer considered to have PTSD.
Understanding the presence and amount of gases in the stomach and intestines can help scientists better deal with gastrointestinal diseases and other disorders.
The study reveals the benefits of a diet rich in specific fruits.
Adding more greens to your diet could be the way to live a longer life with a sharper brain.
Experts believe the cost for the novel treatment may soar to $1 million or more.
The study used mice to demonstrate how stimulating the cerebellum, a part of the brain that has been suggested as an area of interest in previous studies concerning autism, was able to amend social deficiencies for the animals.
The researchers hope to determine whether the engineered ovaries are successful for women.
A new tracking device may find its way into the operating room and measure – by video and movement – how well a surgeon...
The researchers tested five types of diets on mice, dividing the animals into four groups based on similarities in DNA.
If you have a tendency to forget things, you might want to read aloud what you want to remember.
The study showed that sixty-eight percent of of patients with bipolar depression improved with bright light therapy versus only 22 percent of patients on the placebo box.
How does drinking beer or liquor, for example, variably change your mood? Researchers set to find out by studying various types of alcohol.
Squirrels may be a surprising source of potential life-saving stroke therapy.
Participants were asked to answer memory-based math problems, view images of angry or scared facial expressions and to play a guessing game with rewards.
Drinking that extra beer might not help you when adding up the tab, but it could help you in a foreign country.
The link is found only among pregnant women who took a product containing acetaminophen for 29 days in succession or more.
Perhaps gluten has been miscast as the culprit the whole time.
The study found an interesting insight when looking at levels of GABA within the brain.
By copying the effects of the ketogenic diet, the study can affect patients who suffer from many health issues, including other inflammatory conditions.
Heart surgery performed in the afternoon may give patients a better chance of survival, considering the body's circadian rhythms.
The new findings assessed more than 7,500 tumors across nearly 30 distinct types of cancer.
Pollution is a severe and underreported contributor to global disease.
Our memories, it turns out, don’t reside in some abstract space or inside an impenetrable lock-box.
The researchers note that using psilocybin as a treatment method is a tactic that goes back centuries, and one that may be beneficial for hard-to-treat cases of depression.
Glucose metabolism, key to cellular functioning, was found to be lower in women who were transitioning into menopause and who were already menopausal.
The study analyzed brain imaging to further understand how medication pricing can influence the nocebo effect.
The vaccination day could be a particularly important time where one's positive mood influences the body’s immune response.
Canadian researchers found that precipitous changes in the environment don’t bode well for a person’s health.
Among the animals studied, up to 80 percent of them went into virtually complete remission of the condition even after experiencing paralysis in their hind limbs.