New Protein Study Broadens Knowledge of Molecular Basis for Disease
Scientists at the University of Notre Dame are one step closer to unraveling the mystery of how intrinsically disordered proteins work, according...
Michigan cancer survivor loses everything in house fire
A Michigan mother of four who survived cancer and is a double amputee is wondering how she’ll rebuild after her family lost everything in a house...
Many ex-opioid addicts credit 'ibogaine' with cure, but it's illegal in US
As the opioid epidemic grows worse, the call is growing louder for a serious look at a form of therapy that some people say helped them overcome...
3-D Packaging of DNA Regulates Cell Identity
A new study suggests that the ability of a stem cell to differentiate into cardiac muscle (and by extension other cell types) depends on what...
Choosing Between Work and Breastfeeding in Haiti
New mothers in poor urban communities may feel the necessity to work and have a measure of food security rather than trying to find the time and...
Whole Genome Sequencing Identifies New Genetic Signature for Autism
An analysis of the complete genomes of 2,064 people reveals that multiple genetic variations could contribute to autism. The work suggests that...
Foiled in Congress, Trump Signs Order to Undermine Obamacare
President Trump issued an order on Thursday to allow the sale of health insurance plans that are exempt from some Affordable Care Act coverage rules.
10 signs that your sniffles are a sinus infection
Suffering through sniffles and a sore throat?
Police unexpectedly help deliver baby after responding to nearby assault call
Detroit police were finishing up a call for a felonious assault when a woman in labor flagged them down from her porch nearby.
Florida police investigating doctor who told sick mother to 'get the hell out'
A Florida mother was told to “get the hell out” of a Gainesville doctor’s office Monday after she questioned how much longer she would have to wait...
Billboard featuring chemo bell to ring every time child finishes treatment
A giant billboard over Interstate 44 will now help children mark the end of their chemotherapy treatment at St. Louis Children’s Hospital.
Student diagnosed with massive tumor after teacher recommends eye test
A teacher unwittingly saved the life of a six-year-old pupil after urging her to get an eye test - which revealed a massive brain tumor.