Measles Vaccination Does More Than Protect Against the Disease

The measles vaccine has proven to have beneficial effects beyond direct prevention of the disease itself. Measles vaccinations might be the key to...

Dangers of Bee Acupuncture Revealed After Woman’s Death

Bee sting acupuncture may seem like a form of torture, but some people, including celebrities such as Gwyneth Paltrow, have been turning to the...

Should People Who Intentionally Expose Others To HIV Be Prosecuted?

Earlier this month California Gov. Jerry Brown signed into law a bill that lowers...

Here’s How Your Job Might Be Making You Fat

Americans are getting fatter — although whether that’s because they’re eating too much, not getting enough exercise, or some other factor has been a...

Children are Suffering Brain Injuries from Contact Sports—And Now Parents are Demanding Action

Former high school linebacker Brody Kieft, now 21, played football with the energy and aggression of a heat-seeking missile, which earned him cheers from...

Scientists Developing Nanorobots Whose Mission Is to Kill Cancer Tumors

They’re microscopic, autonomous, and on a mission. They are nanorobots programmed to seek and destroy tumors. And it’s not science fiction. Scientists...

Why You Feel Out of Sorts After Daylight Saving Time

Twice a year, people in the United States wake up on Sunday morning and...

Exercises That Can Help Athletes with Breathing Disorders

  Dr. Tod Olin teaches breathing exercises to Alexis Beggar, who has exercise-induced laryngeal obstruction (EILO). Courtesy of National Jewish Health. With less...

Washington puts primary care providers on the frontline of suicide prevention

We often think of therapists as the main source of support for someone who’s thinking of ending their life. But they’re not the only...