Last Updated: Wednesday, August 20, 2014, 12:04
Next time when you buy an antibacterial soap for a germ-free day for your kids, check if the soap contains a widely-used chemical or not.
Last Updated: Tuesday, August 19, 2014, 21:25
Scientists have revealed that they have discovered two new vaccines that can prevent the transmission of meningitis bacteria from person to person by nearly 40 percent.
Last Updated: Monday, August 18, 2014, 20:59
At least 24 cases of listeria bacteria infection have been detected in Denmark, health authorities said Monday.
Last Updated: Monday, August 18, 2014, 15:54
Antiperspirants can alter your armpit bacteria and actually make you smell worse, a new study has found.
Last Updated: Sunday, August 17, 2014, 16:22
Gut bacteria may be affecting both our cravings and moods to get us to eat what they want, and often drive us towards obesity, a new study suggests.
Last Updated: Sunday, August 17, 2014, 00:28
Cannot resist those fatty foods even though you wish to trim down? It could be because of the bacteria living with you that can manipulate your brain to eat what they want to feed on, suggests a study.
Last Updated: Friday, August 15, 2014, 14:23
A new study has suggested that microbes found in the gut might cause metabolic changes that increase the risk of obesity in adulthood.
Last Updated: Thursday, August 14, 2014, 14:32
A new study has provided a better insight into the mechanism behind the key medication of tuberculosis (TB) attacking the dormant TB bacteria in order to shorten treatment.