A ban on child sex robots passed through the U.S. House of Representatives on Wednesday.
U.K. health officials want to hold social media companies accountable for growing rates of mental illness and obesity in children and teens.
Scientists have offered an explanation for why therapy works at a cellular level.
Their results showed that patients with hypertension had significant changes. They also scored far worse on tests that looked at memory and learning.
Research suggests liberal voters are more likely to feel empathy for people in need than conservatives.
Researchers have presented a revised version of their study into the much-lauded diet.
Activities such as praying and volunteering could play a role in the boost in longevity, researchers believe.
People who regularly attend religious services are more optimistic and less stressed, researchers say.
UV rays may actually improve memory and learning ability, a study suggests
Pathogens in recreational pools, hot tubs and spas led to more than 27,000 cases of water-related illnesses in recent years, according to the CDC.
Suggested EPA changes may increase pollution and leave 1 million people with respiratory illnesses.
A child in Idaho contracted the bubonic plague this week.
Calcification was found in the hippocampus, a small organ which plays a key role in our brain's ability to store memories.
One-third of adults in the U.S. may be unwittingly taking prescription drugs linked to depression and suicide, according to a new study.
Highly empathic people have more brain activation while listening to music.
Scientists found that different levels of sleep could affect men and women differently.
Attorney Joel McElvain submitted his resignation after Attorney General Jeff Sessions told Congress the Department of Justice wouldn't defend the Affordable Care Act.
More than 5 million people contract syphilis every year. Scientists now hope a vaccine tested on rabbits can end the STI's global spread.
The operations in the ancient Incan world were more successful than those during the American Civil War.
Boehner joined several U.S. mayors this week in telling the federal government to get out of the way of marijuana legalization.
People aren’t as smart as they were 40 years ago, new research claims.
Extra snacks that are eaten by employees at work can amount to an extra 1,300 calories every week, which is more than half the recommended daily calorie intake for the average adult, according to a new study.
The new technique could be an important tool for catching a cancer that can be tough to diagnose.
The joint conference already has planned opposition.
Upping the intake of high-quality, plant-based foods is also linked to reduced likelihood of chronic illness, researchers say.
An anatomist has dreamed up an ideal version of herself—inspired by fish, dogs, cats, swans and chimps.
The research suggested that feeling loneliness was a strong indicator of premature death and may double a person’s risk of dying of cardiovascular disease.
The amount of sugar children eat rises as they age, the study shows.
Researchers believe they have pinpointed why hunger can lead to anger.
Brown fat burns more energy than white fat.