Scientists have suggested that a drug that treats obesity by controlling appetite, could also help combat anxiety disorders.
Japanese multinational Hitachi and Kyushu University hope to develop a new low-cost test to detect cancer in one hour, by studying the reaction of roundworms after coming into contact with the urine of patients, media reported Friday.
A team of scientists has for the first time discovered a killing mechanism that could underpin a range of the most intractable neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer's, Parkinson's and ALS.
A new study has examined that when fighting chronic viral infections or cancers, a key division of the immune system, known as CD8 T cells, sometimes loses its ability to effectively fight foreign invaders.
A new research has revealed that people 60 or older, especially minorities and women, have a lower risk of stroke if the top number (systolic) in their blood pressure is below 140 millimeters of mercury (mm Hg).
A new research has revealed that it's very unlikely that malaria parasites that infect other animals, such as apes, birds and reptiles, would cross over easily to humans.
MIT scientists have engineered a new type of insulin that can circulate in the bloodstream for at least 10 hours and gets activated only when blood sugar levels are too high.
Scientists have revealed 10 red-flag cancer warning symptoms, which if present in a person, should get immediately checked out by a doctor.
A new study has revealed that psychedelic drug, (R)-DOI, may help prevent asthma development.
One reason why social stress makes some people more vulnerable to depression than others could be due to deficiency of serotonin, a crucial brain chemical linked to the feeling of well-being and happiness, a study suggests.
California hotel gets Robot butler to serve guests
Watch Top 10 @ 7am
Watch how to keep well during Chaitra Maas
Top 50 news @3pm