Health

33 People Tested Positive For Coronavirus in California...

The pneumonia outbreak, caused by a new strain of coronavirus, was first registered in the Chinese city of Wuhan, in the Hubei province...

Massive Genome Study Unlocks Cancer's Secrets

Cancer describes a variety of illnesses caused by the rapid autonomous expansion of cells. It is the second most-frequent cause of...

H5N6: Saudi Arabia reports outbreak of HIGHLY pathogenic...

An outbreak of a particularly contagious bird flu virus has been reported in Saudi Arabia, the World Organization for Animal Health...

Virologists Find Coronavirus Is 80% The Same as SARS, Which...

The new coronavirus spreading in China appears to be similar to SARS in two important ways: They share 80 percent of their genetic...

Coronavirus could spread explosively, tight control needed

The coronavirus may be taking a higher toll of life than we thought, say scientists, in a new study published on January 30, 2020,...

Russia Temporarily Restricts Entry of Foreigners From China...

The move was made due to concerns about the novel coronavirus outbreak, which originated in the Chinese city of Wuhan earlier in December...

Quitting smoking reverses lung cell damage even for decade-long...

It’s never too late to quit smoking, as a new study shows the lung’s ability to heal and regrow damaged cells caused by cigarette...

It’s GENETIC after all: Largest-ever study finds 102 genes...

The largest genetic sequencing study of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) ever conducted has found 102 genes associated with autism,...

China virus death toll rises to 56, with nearly 2,000 infected...

The death toll from 2019-nCoV coronavirus outbreak in China has reached 56, with hundreds of new infections detected nationwide, despite...

Vaping marijuana linked to lung injuries warns CDC

A new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says that one sixth of patients who use e cigarettes containing...

MGH surgeons perform first-of-its-kind heart transplant...

A team of surgeons and specialists at Massachusetts General Hospital is announcing an achievement in transplant surgery today, having...

Scientists create 3D images of unique RNA molecule critical...

Scientists at Los Alamos and international partners have created the first 3-D images of a special type of RNA molecule that is critical...