Thu, May 16, 2013 12:10 PM by Karen Rowan, MyHealthNewsDaily
The CDC recommends that all swimmers shower well before taking a dip in a swimming pool (and maybe after as well.)
Thu, May 16, 2013 11:17 AM by Charles Choi, LiveScience
These predatory bacteria only attack certain kinds of microbes, not human cells, so they could be safely used as a medical treatment.
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Thu, May 16, 2013 10:19 AM
Video: Cancer cells typically put up a chemical shield to protect against the body’s disease-fighting T cells. But immunotherapy can break down the shield and let the T cells get to work.
Wed, May 15, 2013 4:50 PM by Catherine Winters, MyHealthNewsDaily
Study participants who had been diagnosed with either basal cell or squamous cell skin cancer were nearly 80 percent less likely to develop Alzheimer's.
Wed, May 15, 2013 2:31 PM by Rachael Rettner, LiveScience
Researchers will test the vaccine's effectiveness by taking blood from vaccinated people, and checking to see if antibodies in their blood can neutralize the virus.
Wed, May 15, 2013 12:13 PM by Michael d'Estries
People magazine reports the actress, who yesterday revealed she had undergone a double mastectomy, may next pursue removal of both her ovaries to further reduce her cancer risk.
Wed, May 15, 2013 9:53 AM by Denise Chow, LiveScience
Researchers involved in the BRAIN Initiative are encouraging other scientists to provide input and debate goals.
Tue, May 14, 2013 6:07 PM by Melissa Breyer
These brave women have used their star power to help spread awareness about everything from drug addiction and terminal illness to sexual abuse and depression.
Tue, May 14, 2013 11:43 AM by Jenn Savedge
Angelina Jolie had a double mastectomy because of a mutation in her BRCA1 gene. What is this gene and how does it affect your cancer risk?
Tue, May 14, 2013 10:05 AM by Michael d'Estries
Actress details in a revealing op-ed why she decided to undergo the procedure and how she hopes her experience will benefit other women.
Mon, May 13, 2013 4:30 PM by Rachael Rettner, MyHealthNewsDaily
Although advertisements on sex supplements purport that the products improve sexual function, there is no evidence to support these claims.
Mon, May 13, 2013 11:14 AM by Melissa Breyer
About 1,000 people are thought to suffer from the rare medical condition known as ‘developmental topographical disorientation.’
Mon, May 13, 2013 9:57 AM by Tia Ghose, LiveScience
The findings suggest junk DNA really isn't needed for healthy plants — and that may also hold for other organisms.
Fri, May 10, 2013 4:23 PM by Rachael Rettner, MyHealthNewsDaily
Ticklish laughter activates the hypothalamus, a part of the brain involved in regulating many functions, including visceral reactions.
Thu, May 09, 2013 10:59 AM
In severe cases Valley Fever can cause chronic pneumonia and infections in bones and joints, never a good thing for athletes.