Wed, Aug 18, 2010 5:00 PM by Marilynn Marchione, AP
The ancient Chinese form of exercise eased painful joints and other fibromyalgia symptoms, according to a new study.
Wed, Aug 18, 2010 2:10 PM by Reuters
To meet growing consumer demands, researchers are trying to prove the efficacy of ancient drugs using animal tests and human clinical trials.
Coca-Cola : Coming Together
Wed, Aug 18, 2010 11:25 AM by Matthew Perrone, AP
Regulators have concerns about the misuse and abuse of sodium oxybate, which has been used as an illegal stimulant and a date rape drug.
Tue, Aug 17, 2010 4:49 PM by Michael Peltier, Reuters
Four Floridia residents have died from a mosquito-borne disease that typically afflicts horses.
Tue, Aug 17, 2010 4:14 PM by Helen Jupiter
Staffers learned of the latest NYC office infestation via e-mail from human resources.
Tue, Aug 17, 2010 3:06 AM by Associated Press
Dr. Ann McKee said she found toxic proteins in the spinal cords of athletes who had suffered head injuries and later died of Lou Gehrig's disease.
Mon, Aug 16, 2010 9:29 PM by Marilynn Marchione, AP
Cancer costs more in productivity and lost life than AIDS, malaria, the flu and other diseases that spread person-to-person.
Mon, Aug 16, 2010 9:09 PM by Katherine Butler
New Massachusetts program promotes 'prescription produce' to fight childhood obesity.
Mon, Aug 16, 2010 6:38 PM by Agence France-Presse
More than 130 studies have linked even low levels of BPA to serious health problems, including breast cancer, obesity and the early onset of puberty.
Mon, Aug 16, 2010 12:12 PM
Video: Michelle Philpots, 47, suffers from a condition known as anterograde amnesia, which has stripped her of her short-term memory and made every day a rehash of 1994.
Mon, Aug 16, 2010 11:01 AM by Julie Steenhuysen, Reuters
Prior spills have shown that oil and chemicals can affect the lungs, kidneys and liver, and mental strain can cause anxiety, depression and PTSD.
Mon, Aug 16, 2010 9:34 AM by Agence France-Presse
Up to 3.5 million children are at risk from waterborne diseases, and the country could face thousands of cholera cases.
Sun, Aug 15, 2010 11:57 AM by Agence France-Presse
The vividly colored corals are difficult to find and in high demand for studies of cancer cells.
Sat, Aug 14, 2010 12:23 PM by Katherine Butler
Much-maligned animals can diagnose tuberculosis better than people can.
Thu, Aug 12, 2010 4:32 PM by Steve LeBlanc, AP
It's not the first story about a seed sprouting in a lung. In 2009, a Russian surgeon said he found a tiny fir tree in someone's lung.