New flesh-eating bacteria is rapidly spreading globally
July 21, 2015, 4:19 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
The new bacteria is closely related to the organisms that cause strep throat and pink eye.
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.