The findings of a recent study suggest that paying kidney donors $10,000 could increase the amount of willing participants in the program, resulting in a shorter wait for those in need of a new kidney.
Fully mapping someone’s genes to look for health risks is full of ethical challenges.
Most caregivers know that an hour nap means a happier child, but a new study shows another benefit.
Exercising control over your lunch break might make more of a difference than what you actually do with it.
Drowsy drivers may cause nearly a third of all deadly car crashes according to federal statistics.
The Portland, Oregon-based company Precision Castparts Corp. has just been named the nation’s top industrial air polluter
Earth scientists want to take a better look at Mount St. Helens’ plumbing.
A new study has found that more children are accidentally ingesting marijuana now that the drug has been legalized in several states.
A proposed study of a fee to enter the United States by land has prompted wide opposition from lawmakers from northern states.
Women have another reason to exercise: It may help prevent kidney stones. You don’t have to break a sweat or be a super athlete, either. Even walking for a couple hours a week can cut the risk of developing this painful and common problem by about one-third, a large study found.