Our skin is not only a means for our body to look nice esthetically, but it also acts as a shield against negative external effects.
Scientists now have the dirt on the rubber ducky: Those cute yellow bath-time toys are — as some parents have long suspected — a haven for nasty bugs.
Two patients in the UK with advanced cases of age-related macular degeneration regained enough vision to be able to read again thanks to a new stem-cell therapy.
Spending a year in space not only changes your outlook, it transforms your genes.
There are some foods that scientists say can contribute to reducing high blood pressure (BP). Spinach is one of those.
Having a non-O blood group is associated with a higher risk of heart attack, according to a research.
Not getting enough sleep can double the chances of dying from heart disease or stroke, particularly in people with risk factors like diabetes, obesity, high blood pressure and cholesterol, US researchers have said.
The World Health Organization (WHO), in its latest set of guidelines for combating tuberculosis, has recommended scaling up access to testing and treatment for TB infection, especially among groups who are at risk, such as children and people living with...