A lawmaker recently called on military generals to take better care of themselves after a health survey conducted among 300 generals found that many of them suffer from obesity-related diseases.
Physicians urge patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) to remain optimistic and continue their fight against the disease.
European bioethicists raised the red flag Thursday over an American patent for a method that could allow people to choose genetic traits like eye color in children sired from donor eggs or sperm.
People who read literary fiction are better than readers of popular fiction or nonfiction at figuring out the emotions of others, according to a U.S. study out Thursday.
Years of training cause structural changes in a ballerina's brain that help her stay balanced in the pirouette, said a report Friday that may aid the treatment of chronic dizziness.
New HIV infections have plummeted by a third overall since 2001 and more than halved among children, the United Nations said Monday.
Call them hidden allies: The right germs just might be able to help fight fat.
Runners looking forward to a string of “color” marathons in Taiwan were warned yesterday to be aware of the harmful effects the colored corn starch thrown in the events may have.
A bat has been linked to the mysterious and at times fatal MERS coronavirus plaguing the Middle East, according to a new study.
Scientists on Monday reported new evidence that copper can lead to the plaque buildup in the brain that causes Alzheimer's disease, fueling fresh debate over the mineral's role in dementia.