Health

In Helping His Dad With Diabetes, Young Mexican Chemist Pioneers Healthy—and Cheap—Sugar Substitute

In Helping His Dad With Diabetes, Young Mexican Chemist Pioneers Healthy—and Cheap—Sugar Substitute

In Helping His Dad With Diabetes, Young Mexican Chemist Pioneers Healthy—and Cheap—Sugar Substitute When 18-year old Javier Larragoiti was told his father had been diagnosed with diabetes, the young man,

Teen Creates App to Organize All The Family’s Caregivers After Grandmother Gets Alzheimers

Teen Creates App to Organize All The Family’s Caregivers After Grandmother Gets Alzheimers

Teen Creates App to Organize All The Family’s Caregivers After Grandmother Gets Alzheimers There seems to be an app for just about anything these days, but for a hands-on, ‘round-the-clock

Scientists Develop New Test That Can Diagnose Lyme Disease in Just 15 Minutes

Scientists Develop New Test That Can Diagnose Lyme Disease in Just 15 Minutes

Scientists Develop New Test That Can Diagnose Lyme Disease in Just 15 Minutes 300,000 people in the U.S. are diagnosed with Lyme disease every year, but current testing methods require

Long-Term Study Shows Deep Brain Stimulation is Effective Treatment for Most Severe Form of Depression

Long-Term Study Shows Deep Brain Stimulation is Effective Treatment for Most Severe Form of Depression

Long-Term Study Shows Deep Brain Stimulation is Effective Treatment for Most Severe Form of Depression An exciting new study published this week has found that deep brain stimulation (DBS) of

Americans Who Drink This Much Water a Day Are More Likely to Report Feeling ‘Very Happy’

Americans Who Drink This Much Water a Day Are More Likely to Report Feeling ‘Very Happy’

Americans Who Drink This Much Water a Day Are More Likely to Report Feeling ‘Very Happy’ Is drinking water the secret to feeling happy? Probably not, but this new survey

First Study of Its Kind Shows Aspirin May Reduce the Harms of Air Pollution By Half

First Study of Its Kind Shows Aspirin May Reduce the Harms of Air Pollution By Half

First Study of Its Kind Shows Aspirin May Reduce the Harms of Air Pollution By Half This intriguing new study is the first to report evidence that non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs

New Blood Test Can Detect Dozens of Different Cancers With 99.4% Accuracy

New Blood Test Can Detect Dozens of Different Cancers With 99.4% Accuracy

New Blood Test Can Detect Dozens of Different Cancers With 99.4% Accuracy A new series of tests is now showing that this exciting blood test can screen for numerous types

New Study Builds on Correlation Between Tea Consumption, Healthier Brains, and Reduced Risk of Dementia

New Study Builds on Correlation Between Tea Consumption, Healthier Brains, and Reduced Risk of Dementia

New Study Builds on Correlation Between Tea Consumption, Healthier Brains, and Reduced Risk of Dementia This new study reveals that regular tea drinkers have better organized brain regions—which is associated

Researchers Conclude First-Ever Clinical Human Trial Using a Natural Hydrogel to Repair Heart Tissue

Researchers Conclude First-Ever Clinical Human Trial Using a Natural Hydrogel to Repair Heart Tissue

Researchers Conclude First-Ever Clinical Human Trial Using a Natural Hydrogel to Repair Heart Tissue There are an estimated 785,000 new heart attack cases in the United States each year, with

Scientists Discover New Strategy That May Protect Against Hair-Loss During Cancer Treatments

Scientists Discover New Strategy That May Protect Against Hair-Loss During Cancer Treatments

Scientists Discover New Strategy That May Protect Against Hair-Loss During Cancer Treatments Scientists have determined a new way to protect the hair follicle from chemotherapy in an effort to prevent

Husband-Wife Duo Has Developed ‘Gene and Cell Therapy’ Cancer Vaccine Now Being Tested on Patients

Husband-Wife Duo Has Developed ‘Gene and Cell Therapy’ Cancer Vaccine Now Being Tested on Patients

Husband-Wife Duo Has Developed ‘Gene and Cell Therapy’ Cancer Vaccine Now Being Tested on Patients Michael and Patricia Lawman have been working for years to develop a vaccine that can

Say Goodbye to Temporary Fillings: Scientists Successfully Use a Gel to Regrow Tooth Enamel

Say Goodbye to Temporary Fillings: Scientists Successfully Use a Gel to Regrow Tooth Enamel

Say Goodbye to Temporary Fillings: Scientists Successfully Use a Gel to Regrow Tooth Enamel Photo by Zhejiang University / Science Advance Dental fillings may soon be a thing of the

Dad Develops New Treatment for Peanut Allergies With Almost No Side Effects After Son Suffers Severe Reaction

Dad Develops New Treatment for Peanut Allergies With Almost No Side Effects After Son Suffers Severe Reaction

Dad Develops New Treatment for Peanut Allergies With Almost No Side Effects After Son Suffers Severe Reaction People who are allergic to peanuts may have a new way to protect

Indonesian Teens Use Native Tree Species to Cure Rats of Breast Cancer

Indonesian Teens Use Native Tree Species to Cure Rats of Breast Cancer

Indonesian Teens Use Native Tree Species to Cure Rats of Breast Cancer Two Indonesian high-school students used local lore of a plant’s medicinal properties in their own bid to develop

Tree-Filled City Parks Make People as Happy as Christmas Day, Says New Study of Twitter Posts

Tree-Filled City Parks Make People as Happy as Christmas Day, Says New Study of Twitter Posts

Tree-Filled City Parks Make People as Happy as Christmas Day, Says New Study of Twitter Posts Feeling unhappy and cranky? This new study says that walking in a leafy public

Apples, Tea, and Moderation—The 3 Ingredients for a Long Life

Apples, Tea, and Moderation—The 3 Ingredients for a Long Life

Apples, Tea, and Moderation—The 3 Ingredients for a Long Life This exciting new piece of research says that consuming flavonoid-rich items such as apples and tea protects against cancer and