Current Mutation Detection Process Misses People at High Risk of Cancer

Women carrying a BRCA 1 or 2 gene mutation have approximately a 15 to 45 percent chance of getting ovarian cancer...

Restrooms: Not as unhealthy as you might think

Microbial succession in a sterilized restroom begins with bacteria from the gut and the vagina, and is followed...

How are global HIV/AIDS trends affecting US-African aid policies?

The article looks at the major AIDS-related announcements from advocacy and care-providing organizations, paying...

First steps for new breast cancer vaccine show promise

Scientists have developed a new vaccine for breast cancer that has been found to be safe for patients with...

Widely used osteoporosis drugs may prevent breast, lung and colon cancers

The most commonly used medications for osteoporosis worldwide, bisphosphonates, may also prevent certain kinds of...

New study reveals what it feels like to wake up during surgery

The largest study of its kind has provided insight into what happens when a patient wakes up during surgery...

This is how amazing your brain is...

The human brain is awesome. It functions 24 hours a day from the day we are born and only stops when we die.

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