When researchers used CRISPR-Cas9 to correct blindness in mice, they found that the process caused unintentional mutations to more than 1,000 other genes.
Research has found that low-intensity exercise helps activate the visual cortex, which may in turn actually help improve your vision.
Scientists have figured out a way to re-engineer vancomycin, considered an antibiotic of last resort, to fight the spread of drug-resistant superbugs.
Scientists explain that inflammaging may be caused by intestinal inflammation and dysbiosis. The goods news is that probiotics may be a solution.
The House passed a Republican-backed bill that would roll back pesticide protections for U.S. rivers and lakes, putting aquatic life at risk.
A California woman alleges in a lawsuit that Jelly Belly used fancy phrasing to trick her into thinking its Sports Beans don’t contain sugar.
The U.S. Preventative Services Task Force the risks of thyroid screening outweigh the benefits in people with no signs or symptoms of the disease.
A new study links the use of two drugs prescribed to treat prostate problems and male pattern baldness to long-term erectile dysfunction.
A new study shows that babies that are allowed to cry themselves to sleep don’t have higher stress levels or other problems down the road.
It may be common knowledge that smoking cigarettes leads to a host of diseases, but did you know that 30% of all cancer deaths are smoking-related?
More than a handful of doctor have been caught in the act of needlessly giving out or overcharging for cancer drugs to make a quick buck.
A protein in umbilical cord blood rejuvenated the hippocampal memory area in brains of older mice in a Stanford University study.
A new chocolate-based cough syrup was so effective at suppressing coughs that some study participants were better in 48 hours.
Smaller brain volume and poorer memory are linked in two recent studies with soda consumption – including of the supposedly healthier “diet” kind.
Scientists are creating a pill that uses CRISPR gene-editing technology to kill the Clostridium difficile bacterium, which is dodging conventional medicine.
Excessive TV watching is linked to obesity, poor physical fitness, and depression in kids. A new study says it may also lead to poor bone health later in life.
Chemicals – and even some natural ingredients – in sunscreen can kill coral reefs and sicken other aquatic life. Find out how to find a safe sunscreen.