Saturday, February 21, 2015
Martynas Girulis cannot stop moving. He forks a few potatoes onto his plate, pours himself a glass of water, drinks it through a straw, then gets right back up.
Friday, February 20, 2015
A new vaccine against sexually transmitted human papillomavirus is more effective than the previous version and may protect against 90 percent of all cervical cancers worldwide, researchers said Wednesday.
There may be more fruit, vegetables and healthy options available than ever before, but the world is mostly hungry for junk food, according to a study of eating habits in nearly 190 countries.
Tiny nanoparticles that act like miniature drones could deliver a knock-out punch to plaque buildup in the arteries, according to an experimental approach described by U.S. scientists on Wednesday.
Thursday, February 19, 2015
Floral nectar contains a bouquet of natural chemicals that may help fight parasite infection in bumble bees, a study said Wednesday.
Teenage fathers are likelier to have children with health problems because of mutations in their sperm, a study said Wednesday.
Sarka Dubska gave birth to both of her sons on a twin bed at home with the help of her husband — but no midwife. She would have preferred otherwise.
No more artificial flavors and colors in Butterfinger, Babe Ruth or any Nestle chocolate candies in the United States, because Americans want them gone, the Swiss food giant said Tuesday.
Tuesday, February 17, 2015
Satellites can help scientists follow parasites and viruses, and in some cases predict months ahead of time an outbreak of dengue fever or malaria, researchers said Sunday.
Monday, February 16, 2015
The U.S. Department of Agriculture has given its approval for two types of apples genetically modified to resist turning brown after they're bruised or sliced.