Sep 10, 2019 2:26
Epilepsy sufferers are donating small chunks of their brain to science, as researchers have found a way to keep the brain alive while they study it.
Sep 6, 2019 1:49
U.S. health authorities on Friday said two Americans had died from lung illness that were possibly tied to vaping, bringing the total count of such deaths to three as officials probe whether a “cluster” of lung illnesses are linked to e-cigarette use.
Sep 6, 2019 2:00
Gloves with built-in spinning gyroscopes are helping people with Parkinson's disease and essential tremor regain control of their hands.
Aug 30, 2019 1:26
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued a health advisory Friday, warning that youth, young adults and pregnant women should not use e-cigarettes.
Aug 29, 2019 1:58
The Trump administration on Thursday proposed rescinding Obama-era limits on oil and gas industry emissions of methane, one of the main pollutants scientists link to climate change.
Aug 6, 2019 2:06
A pair of conjoined twins from Senegal are about to start full-time nursery in their new home of Cardiff, defying the expectation that they would only live a few days. Joe Davies reports.
Jul 25, 2019 0:58
Academics at the University of Utah have a developed a Star Wars-inspired prosthetic arm which allows people to use their minds to perform delicate tasks such as handling eggs and even plucking grapes.
Jul 11, 2019 1:42
Treadmills and bicycles powered by humans - not motors - are used to make electricity to power eco-friendly gyms.
Jul 1, 2019 1:25
The group called Caravan to Canada started the journey from Minneapolis, Minnesota on Friday, and stopped at London, Ontario on Saturday, seeking affordable prices for insulin and raising awareness of skyrocketing cost of the drug in the US.
Jun 22, 2019 1:58
Scientists are conducting an experiment to test whether a fungus genetically-engineered to produce a toxin found in spider venom can provide a breakthrough in the worldwide fight against malaria.
Jun 21, 2019 1:35
The American Psychoanalytic Association apologized on Friday for previously treating homosexuality as a mental illness, saying its past errors contributed to discrimination and trauma for LGBTQ people.
May 31, 2019 2:04
In the dusty town of Ratodero in southern Pakistan, doctors are struggling to cope with an alarming outbreak of young patients infected with HIV, the virus that causes AIDS, with almost 700 of new cases over the past few months, most of them children.