How germy is a birthday cake after someone blows out the candles?
July 28, 2017, 1:35 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Dousing candles increases bacteria on the frosting by as much as 1,400 percent.
What is the Powassan virus (and should you worry)?
July 19, 2017, 11:33 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Warm weather means more ticks, which means more tick-borne illnesses.
There's a link between your birth month and certain diseases
June 26, 2017, 3:53 p.m. by Jenn Savedge
Seasonal variations in daylight may be the key, say study authors.
'Liquid biopsy' blood test aims to find cancer before it's diagnosed
June 7, 2017, 4:30 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Are cancer detection tests the key to 'curing' cancer?
Why experts are worried about the next flu pandemic
June 6, 2017, 7:30 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Forget Zika and Ebola. The world may be due for a deadly flu outbreak.
How one man's 40 years of weather records became a treasure trove of climate change data
Cruise ship goes dark to avoid pirates
Remember that kid who invented a way to clean up ocean plastic? He's back, and it's happening
Farmers' Almanac warns of brutal winter
How to view the total solar eclipse without ruining your eyes
5 solar eclipse apps to grab before Aug. 21