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Sat, Feb 28, 2015 8:24 PM
Soon you may be able to ditch your body for a new one, if an Italian doctor can perfect a controversial body-transplant procedure.
Lawmakers and LGBT community members have called the 31-year-old policy banning gay men from donating blood discriminatory and unscientific.
Vegetables, no supplements, and daily rigorous exercise has created what's considered the strongest village in all of India.
Research that shows how ancient hunter-gatherers often ate only intermittently would indicate that humans evolved to go without food for some lengths of time.
Researchers aren't sure how much berberine a person would need to take to see fat-burning results.
Eye-opening Nat Geo special exposes the deadly consequences of sleep deprivation.
While trans fats are being used in fewer food products, the new study is another reason to avoid partially hydrogenated oils.
Only 1 in 3 heavy drinkers demonstrated signs of alcoholism, meaning they exhibited or experienced a craving for booze.
Does the way in which you sleep reveal your true nature? One study concludes that it just might.
To explain the state's uncharacteristic statistic, one scientist asks: Could it be the altitude?
New research finds that exposure to mildly cooler temps may be the key to shedding pounds.
Using detailed MRI scans, engineers created models that doctors used to plan surgeries on the tiny and delicate hearts.
Today is the Great American Smokeout, when millions of people will prepare to kick the habit.
Matt Damon, Bono and Ben Affleck join many more in raising awareness on the lack of international action on the Ebola crisis in Africa.
Hand transplants can often result in the brain re-reorganizing itself and recognizing that a hand is once again attached to a body.
Professional comedians showed a high level of activity in their temporal lobes, but their levels of humor enjoyment were lower than the average person's.
Author of parenting books blogs about raising children and health issues.