(NEW YORK) -- "Remarkable" -- that’s how researchers are describing the results of a new study done on mice displaying traits associated with Alzheimer's disease.
The deletion of just a single enzyme saw the near total reversal of th... Read More
(PARKLAND, Fla.) -- In the wake of today's deadly shooting at a Florida high school, many parents are left grappling with how to explain the horrific act of gun violence -- at a setting where most kids spend a majority of their days -- to their child... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- What is Endometriosis?
The uterus is a small, hollow pear-shaped organ in a woman’s pelvis. The medical term for the membrane that lines the inside of the uterus is endometrium.
So, w... Read More
(MADISON, Wis.) -- Several "unexplained injuries" to babies at a Wisconsin hospital's newborn intensive care unit are under investigation by the local police, according to authorities.
Authorities at Meriter Hospital in Madison reached out... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- Though the counterculture “High Holiday” on April 20 at 4:20 pm is a play on the “420” police code for marijuana, new analysis found it might have some very serious effects.
A research letter published... Read More
(BOSTON) -- More than 200 college students walked the streets of Boston to distribute 25,000 pairs of socks to the city’s homeless.
The day of service was the brainchild of Charlotte Kim, a sophomore at Harvard University.
(ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.) -- Albuquerque resident Donna Kramer, 74, may have been diagnosed with dementia nearly four years ago, but that doesn't mean she's forgotten the sacred Valentine's tradition that began months before she married her husband, 77-yea... Read More
(MUNCIE, Indiana) -- An Indiana family that decided against vaccinating a 3-year-old is now haunted by that decision, wondering if a flu shot could have saved the girl's life.
Alivia Viellieux, of Muncie, Indiana, died at home Monday morni... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- Speedy eaters might finish their food faster, but those calories might linger longer.
A new study published in the online journal BMJ Open suggests that eating speed could affect a person's weight.
A research team ... Read More
Trump budget sharply cuts White House office leading opioid crisis response, shifts funds to other agencies
(WASHINGTON) -- The Trump administration's FY2019 budget released Monday requests more than $30 billion for drug control efforts, while at the same time proposing a sharp cut to the Office of National Drug Control Policy, which has been leading the f... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- You, too, can train like the Olympians competing at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang.
Barry's Bootcamp trainer Erick Wilson devised a workout that incorporates moves used by athletes in the sports of the Winter Games, ... Read More
(BIRMINGHAM, Ala.) -- An Alabama woman who was missing for at least 36 hours after a car crash was miraculously found by rescuers Sunday morning, authorities and her family said.
Lisa Holman's vehicle was found wrecked Friday sometime afte... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- So-called toddler drinks are a growing category of beverages for young ones, but their labels may be misleading customers about their nutrition and health benefits.
A study published Monday in the journal Preventive Medic... Read More