This simple memory test might predict Alzheimer's disease 18 years before diagnosis
June 30, 2015, 7:02 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Early warning signs might be present much earlier in life than previously believed.
Citrus fruit linked with heightened melanoma risk in study
June 30, 2015, 11:59 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
Decades-long study found those who consumed citrus more than 1.6 times per day had a 36 percent increase in melanoma risk.
Confirmed: Frequent ejaculation reduces cancer risk
June 17, 2015, 3:49 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
New research backs up the popular findings of a 2004 study: Basically, sex is good for the prostate.
FDA orders trans fats out of foods within three years
June 17, 2015, 10:22 a.m. by Robin Shreeves
Eliminating artificial trans fats could save an estimated 7,000 lives a year.
Can apitherapy treat the symptoms of Lyme disease?
June 16, 2015, 9:02 a.m. by Tom Oder
It's summertime — but the living won't be easy if you come across a tick infected with Lyme disease.
A drop of blood reveals every virus you've ever had
June 5, 2015, 1:02 p.m. by Jenn Savedge
New $25 test can scan for past exposure to more than than 1,000 strains of viruses at one time.
Skin protection could prevent 230,000 melanoma cases
June 3, 2015, 11:45 a.m. by Rachael Rettner, LiveScience
It's easy to avoid overexposure to the sun by wearing hats or using sunscreen while outside.
Nearly indestructible virus can survive boiling acid
May 28, 2015, 7:17 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Though it sounds terrifying, the bizarre virus could actually be enlisted to help cure human ailments.
Depression linked to Parkinson's disease risk
May 21, 2015, 10:33 a.m. by Agata Blaszczak-Boxe, LiveScience
Depression or the drugs used to treat it could affect the brain in a way that raises Parkinson's risk.