Chickenpox and shingles virus lying dormant in your neurons can reactivate and increase your risk of stroke
People with shingles have an approximately 80% higher risk of stroke than those without the disease.
The new documentary “Make People Better” leans toward a different narrative about gene-editing than we've heard before.
Close. The. Lid.
Running to catch the bus might help you live longer.
A recent study reveals how nerve insulation becomes impaired in the brains of Alzheimer's patients.
An independent researcher looks into why there's such strong opposition to her research.
The larger truth on the streets is that no one uses just one drug anymore.
Three years after the pandemic began, we still don't know the origin of COVID. A strange lack of curiosity has stifled the debate.
Years of shoddy research have overstated the risk.
The "love hormone" might be an unexplored treatment for Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia.
The acceptance of fashionable nonsense is a threat to Enlightenment values and public health.
The key to curbing sugar intake may lie in the gut rather than our tastebuds.
Based on product labeling claims, scientists hypothesized that green cleaners were less toxic. They were wrong.
The crabs' blue blood contains an ancient immune defense mechanism that has helped save countless human lives.
People living in non-industrialized societies don't get pimples.
A medical entomologist points to metabolism, body odor, and mindset.
The new agency wants to push the boundaries of science and technology.
Certain cancers are striking earlier than they used to.
"Our risk-benefit analysis showed that benefits exceeded procedural risks... by up to 200 to 1."
Living at a higher elevation is a double-edged sword.
Salt causes a dehydration-like state that encourages the conversion of the starch in the french fry to fructose.
Before anesthetics, some patients would die of the pain on the operating table.
Is it deliberate fraud or just bad research?
The antibodies elicited by the "S2 vaccine" not only neutralize COVID's multiple strains but also coronaviruses that cause the common cold.
He couldn't identify the numbers 2 through 9. But strangely, he could still see ones and zeros.