A new study shows that life goes on after death, at least for your genes. For some animals, their genes may remain turned on for up to 4 days after death.
A study found that healthcare professionals often neglect proper hygiene, and dramatically increase hand hygiene compliance when being openly evaluated.
From livestock to household pets, experts are working to better understand the behavior of animals so that they can better serve them and care for them.
In a new study, researchers uncovered a link between BPA levels in pregnant mothers’ urine and obesity in girls up to age 7.
How angry you get, and how often you get angry, could be an indicator of the types of illnesses you’ll face in the future. Take it easy…
A 107-year-old Scottish woman was able to save the sight of a younger patient by donating her corneas, even after her death.
A recent study shows that many canned goods still have high levels of bisphenol-A (BPA), and consuming them can put our bodies at risk.
With the Olympics taking place in Brazil, one of the hotbeds for Zika activity, researchers will be monitoring exposure on a small sample of Olympic and Paralympic athletes.
Subways are full of germs, but a study of the Boston T found few dangerous microbes. Still, you might want to wash your hands when you get off the train.
A new study has found that 10 percent of UK parents are giving their toddlers adult-sized food portions instead of those appropriate to their age.
If California voters approve a ballot initiative in November legalizing recreational marijuana, the state stands to bring in $1 billion in taxes.
A superbug has been detected by Brazilian scientists in an area where sailing is set to take place at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.
A new study has shown that hundreds of clinics in the United States are falsely advertising stem cell treatments for everything from autism to breast augmentation.
Dental fillings with stem cell technology have recently been announced by researchers, which could put an end to root canals forever.
At least 2 people were bitten by an animal presumed to have rabies outside a Walmart in Westerly, Rhode Island on the 4th of July.
A new study found that children ages 8 to 12 linked junk food with having a good time, with TV commercials for junk food leading to heavy cravings.
Italian researchers have found that consuming small amounts of pasta does not cause weight gain or obesity, contrary to what we are normally told.