Over 31,000 pounds of chicken products recalled for possible contamination
Over 31,000 pounds of chicken products recalled for possible contamination October 27, 2014

Murry’s Inc. is recalling nearly 32,000 pounds of chicken products shipped nationwide for possible contamination with Staphylococcal enterotoxins.

Lactose intolerance present in ancient Europeans for 5,000 years
Lactose intolerance present in ancient Europeans for 5,000 years October 22, 2014

An international team of researchers discovered that ancient Europeans became lactose intolerant over 5,000 years ago.

Insect museum in New Orleans serves up tasty bugs
Insect museum in New Orleans serves up tasty bugs October 15, 2014

The Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium serves a tantalizing variety of crickets, worms, and other insects in their exotic desserts.

FDA approves innovative, non-invasive colon cancer screenings
FDA approves innovative, non-invasive colon cancer screenings October 14, 2014

Cologuard, a non-invasive colon cancer screening system that tests DNA in stool samples, will be provided by CMS to Medicare patients every three years.

New research suggests ‘love hormone’ regulates female sexual behavior
New research suggests ‘love hormone’ regulates female sexual behavior October 14, 2014

Researchers discover – through experiments with mice – that the “love hormone” oxytocin plays a role in regulating female sexual behavior.

Mental health challenges could threaten a mission to Mars
Mental health challenges could threaten a mission to Mars October 07, 2014

NASA considers behavioral and psychiatric conditions among the top threats to long-term missions.

Microneedle capsules may soon replace injections for drug delivery
Microneedle capsules may soon replace injections for drug delivery October 06, 2014

Researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Massachusets General Hospital created a capsule coated with tiny needles that can inject drugs into the lining of the stomach.

Behavioral therapy most effective treatment for social anxiety disorder
Behavioral therapy most effective treatment for social anxiety disorder September 29, 2014

A new study reveals that cognitive behavioral therapy is the most effective intervention for initial treatment of individuals with social anxiety disorder.

Turmeric may boost brain growth
Turmeric may boost brain growth September 28, 2014

The results showed increased levels of activity in areas of the brain that are known to be involved in growing nerve cells.

Study shows people consume more alcohol on exercise days
Study shows people consume more alcohol on exercise days September 27, 2014

A new study reveals that individuals tend to drink more alcohol on days when they are more physically active overall, particularly on the weekends.