Researchers have said that completely banning tobacco use inside the home - or more broadly in the whole city - measurably boosts the odds of smokers either cutting back or quitting entirely.
Computers may soon be able to tell from your photos which "urban tribe" - hipsters, bikers, surfers or goth - you belong to, scientists say.
New research has shown that the American English speech variant known as uptalk, or "Valley Girl speak" is expanding to other demographic groups, including males.
A team of researchers used quantitative models of bacterial growth to discover the bizarre way by which antibiotic resistance allows bacteria to multiply in the presence of antibiotics.
Researchers have shown how influenza A viruses snip through a protective mucus net to infect respiratory cells and later cut their way out to infect other cells.
Some previous studies led to a concern that vitamin D supplementation could increase an individual`s risk of developing kidney stones.
Researchers have identified an underlying biochemical mechanism that helps make cholera toxin so deadly, often resulting in life-threating diarrhea.
Not being able to sleep at night could be costing our mind dearly, as researchers have observed difference in brain function of people saying they have insomnia and those enjoying a full night`s sleep.
A new type of contact lenses has been developed, which, when paired with special spectacles, bestow telescopic vision on the wearer.
A new study suggests that the altered function of neural circuitry contributes to restricted eating in anorexia and overeating in bulimia.
Researchers have found that cancers physically alter cells in the lymphatic system to promote the spread of disease, a process called metastasis.
An international team of researchers has identified a form of autism with epilepsy that may potentially be treatable with a common nutritional supplement.
Alzheimer’s disease hits hardest among the “younger elderly” – people in their 60s and 70s.
Day in Pics: 25th October
Showbiz World - October 25, 2014
'Happy New Year' star cast perform in Washington