Published by Julie Kent on January 8, 2015 - 9:27pm
Scientists have discovered an antibiotic that is powerful enough to combat some of the most dangerous "superbugs", or serious infections that are typically resistant to standard medications, that are currently plaguing the healthcare industry
Published by Julie Kent on December 8, 2014 - 10:13am
This year's flu vaccine is not as effective as health officials would have liked, and researchers with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention say it is because this year's strain of the virus has mutated.
Published by Julie Kent on October 7, 2014 - 11:40pm
You may suspect that your diet or lack of exercise is making you put on weight, but according to new research, your smartphone could be to blame. Scientists warm that keeping your smartphone in your bedroom overnight could increase your appetite.
According to a study published in the journal Nature on Wednesday, groundwater loss from demand for farming the Central Valley is putting pressure on the San Andreas fault and increases the risk of an earthquake in this region.
Published by Julie Kent on February 9, 2014 - 10:02am
A new study found that people who ate low-fat fermented dairy products such as yogurt and cottage cheese reduced their risk of developing Type 2 diabetes by 24 percent compared to those who did not eat those foods.