Researchers at the Stanford University School of Medicine have found that computers trained to detect lung cancer tissue may actually be more accurate than any human doctor.
Hundreds of thousands of people in the U.S. suffer a stroke each year, but a new study suggests that more than 90% of strokes are preventable.
Although there is no accepted treatment for Alzheimer’s yet, a study shows that we may find hope in a common period pain medication drug – mefenamic acid.
Florida officials are spraying a pesticide called naled which kills Zika-carrying mosquitoes, but is associated with serious health risks.
A new report shows that many children lack ideal cardiovascular health, due to poor diet and a lack of physical activity, leading to health problems later.
A new study suggests that acupuncture may help those who are suffering from the early stages of dementia, known as mild cognitive impairment (MCI).
Thousands of lives across 20 U.S. cities would be saved, and thousands of serious health problems could be prevented with tighter air pollution standards.
Can sleep apnea have a negative effect on your weight? Recent research reveals that this is likely the case.
Recent research from the Walk Again Project found that those who had lost mobility saw great improvement after interacting with a robot.
A new Belgian study shows that people rely on two different internal “time keeping devices” to regulate their sleep patterns.
New research suggests that those who have grandparents with major depressive disorder (MDD) have a threefold risk of developing the disorder themselves.
A new Danish study has found that people who have been hospitalized for a serious infection are at a higher risk for suicide.
Millions of Americans have drinking water that is contaminated with industrial chemicals linked to cancer, thyroid problems, and many other health problems.
A new study shows that while women’s confidence in their bodies was still generally lower than men, it has been positively increasing over time.
A new study shows that older adults who have a positive view of aging handle stress better than those who see getting older as a negative thing.
A new study shows that cases of advanced prostate cancer are increasing dramatically, and suggests that more men should be screened.
Gene-testing company 23andMe has made a major breakthrough in the study of depression, linking 15 regions of the human genome to the issue.