Drastic acceleration of HIV fight needed to stop AIDS resurgence
The global HIV epidemic could see a resurgence in just five years without a drastic acceleration in efforts to prevent and treat the AIDS virus,...
South Korea hospitals to monitor emergency room visitors in battle on MERS
South Korea has ordered hospitals to track all emergency ward visitors, after a large outbreak of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) was...
Therapy Affects the Brain of People with Tourette Syndrome
In addition to its effect on chronic tics, cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) can change the brain function of people with Tourette syndrome.
Well: The Joy of (Just the Right Amount of) Sex
Sex makes people happy, but more isn’t always better.
‘Scandal’ actress reveals battle with debilitating condition
Actress and recording artist Bellamy Young, who plays First Lady Melody “Mellie” Grant on the hit TV show “Scandal,” logs upwards of 17 hours a day...
4 fitness rules that are flat-out wrong
Common knowledge is overrated. Hence why common accomplishments are just so-so.
14 most dangerous summer foods
Who doesn't love picnics and barbecues? Thing is, if you don't practice safe food preparation, outdoor eating can also set the stage for foodborne...
Pursuit of Cash Taints Promise of Gene Tests
As labs and research start-ups grow, the federal government is scrutinizing their relationships with doctors, as well as their payment and billing...
Health Panel Recommends Cautious Approach to Meningitis B Vaccine
A committee convened by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention opted to let doctors decide on the vaccine, which is new and relatively...
New Pilot Study: Tart Cherry Juice Reduced Post-Race Respiratory Tract Symptoms After a Marathon
While previous research suggests tart cherry juice may help aid muscle recovery after extensive exercise, a new pilot study published in the...
Weight Loss, Combined with Vitamin D, Reduces Inflammation Linked to Cancer, Chronic Disease
For the first time, researchers at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center have found that weight loss, in combination with vitamin D...
Kim Kardashian opted for sex selection during IVF process, reports say
After reports surfaced earlier this week that reality TV star Kim Kardashian and husband Kanye West are expecting a baby boy, a source close to the...