More 60-somethings being hurt in motorcycle crashes
February 7, 2013, 11:53 a.m. by Rachael Rettner, MyHealthNewsDaily
The number of people ages 60 and older who were injured in motorcycle crashes during the period studied rose 247 percent between 2001 and 2008.
Population with Alzheimer's disease will triple by 2050
February 7, 2013, 9:50 a.m. by Rachael Rettner, MyHealthNewsDaily
The increase will be largely due to the aging Baby Boomer generation.
Choice of mixer affects alcohol's impact
February 6, 2013, 10:09 a.m. by Rachael Rettner, MyHealthNewsDaily
Drinking alcohol mixed with diet soda may get you drunk faster than drinking alcohol mixed with regular soda.
Air pollution may lower birth weight
February 6, 2013, 9:46 a.m. by Lindsey Konkel, MyHealthNewsDaily
Researchers found that for every 10-microgram increase of pollution particles per cubic meter of air, birth weight decreased by 8.9 grams.
The Paleolithic diet explained [Infographic]
February 5, 2013, 3:01 p.m.
The Paleolithic diet offers ancient answers to modern weight problems.
Copper computer keyboards could reduce hospital infections
February 5, 2013, 10:04 a.m. by John Platt
New keyboards are said to kill 99.9% of drug-resistant bacteria.
Too much TV may lower sperm count
February 5, 2013, 9:41 a.m. by Rachael Rettner, MyHealthNewsDaily
Having a more physically active lifestyle may improve sperm quality.
Mystery of Mary Ingalls' blindness solved
February 4, 2013, 3:11 p.m. by Tia Ghose, LiveScience
In the 'Little House on the Prairie' books, Mary goes blind from scarlet fever, but brain and spinal cord inflammation likely caused her blindness.