Why are scientists slamming this breast cancer test?
Why are scientists slamming this breast cancer test? May 28, 2015

These cancer gene panel tests may be doing more harm than good by providing useless results to patients, an international group of scientists warned recently.

OMG! Tinder linked to increase in STDs
OMG! Tinder linked to increase in STDs May 27, 2015

Casual, unprotected sex arranged with social media apps as led to a 79 percent increase in syphilis.

Dangerous new synthetic drug on the streets: Flakka aka ‘gravel’
Dangerous new synthetic drug on the streets: Flakka aka ‘gravel’ May 27, 2015

A new drug is harming the nation’s young and poor- perhaps permanently.

Weird virus that can survive boiling acid could treat human diseases
Weird virus that can survive boiling acid could treat human diseases May 27, 2015

This virus has been involved in the creation of some nasty diseases like anthrax — but now it could be used for good.

Alarming study: Drinking is killing the hearts of the elderly
Alarming study: Drinking is killing the hearts of the elderly May 27, 2015

If you’re aging and you’re drinking two or more alcoholic drinks per day, you may be killing your heart.

The next Ebola? Man dies suddenly of terrifying Lassa disease from West Africa
The next Ebola? Man dies suddenly of terrifying Lassa disease from West Africa May 27, 2015

The man contracted it after flying into JFK airport in New York after being in Liberia earlier this month.

Sudden infant death syndrome linked to higher elevations
Sudden infant death syndrome linked to higher elevations May 27, 2015

A new study in Colorado suggests a link between SIDS and living at higher altitudes

Study links obese teenage boys to higher risk of bowel cancer
Study links obese teenage boys to higher risk of bowel cancer May 26, 2015

A new study that spanned 35 years published findings that link obesity in teenage boys with a much higher risk for bowel cancer

Battle ropes are the new workout craze in U.S. gyms
Battle ropes are the new workout craze in U.S. gyms May 25, 2015

Battle ropes are becoming a go-to fitness tool in gyms across the U.S.

‘Sex-switching’ mosquitoes could wipe out Dengue, Malaria
‘Sex-switching’ mosquitoes could wipe out Dengue, Malaria May 25, 2015

Researchers at Virginia Tech have found a way to turn female mosquitoes into males, which don’t bite and therefore would halt the spread of deadly jungle diseases worldwide.