Measles can infect the appendix, the liver and the membranes protecting the brain in people who are not fully immunized against the virus, a new report confirms
A Lebanese hospital brought music and medicine together on Friday in a concert for cancer patients.
"Music has ...
New parents who obsessively clean their homes to protect babies from germs might want to relax a bit
People who eat lots of miso and other fermented soy products may get to enjoy them for a long time, according to a Japanese study that links eating these foods with a lower risk of premature death
McDonald’s Corp, Starbucks Corp and other fast-food companies are ramping up 'contactless' pickup and delivery services
Female genital mutilation (FGM) will take centuries to eradicate despite world leaders promising to end the practice by ...
People who eat an egg a day are no more likely than those who rarely eat eggs to have high cholesterol, heart attacks and strokes or to die prematurely
A coronavirus outbreak that began in Wuhan, the capital of China’s central province of Hubei, has spread to surpass the total from the 2002-2003 SARS epidemic.
High levels of exposure to traffic-related air pollution at a very young age may lead to structural changes in the brain, a new imaging study suggests
Researchers who tested the cancer-fighting properties of more than 4,500 non-cancer drugs found nearly 50 drugs for other conditions showed at least some cancer-killing ability
Just because it’s in the blood doesn’t mean that is not safe. It doesn’t mean it’s safe either
People who follow low-carb or low-fat diets may not live longer - unless they’re also careful to avoid junk food and sweets, a U.S. study suggests
Men who consume fish oil supplements, which are high in omega-3 fatty acids, might get a boost in fertility, a new study suggests
The first episode features Fady Nagy and Omar Elkordy, self-taught craftsmen who work with wood and carpentry
In collaboration with the British Council in Egypt, local NGOs aim to instill and develop new and green creative industries
Coronaviruses are a large family of viruses that can cause infections ranging from the common cold to SARS
People who frequent art galleries and museums, attend the theater and concerts may live longer than those who don’t, a study in England suggests
Kids who are exposed to air pollution in the womb may have higher blood sugar levels during childhood than kids without this exposure
A new type of therapy using feces and fake rubber hands may be able to help patients with obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) overcome their fears of touching contaminated surfaces
With cannabis edibles becoming legal and available in more and more places, experts warn there could be unexpected health risks
Arabic-speaking medical students in war-torn Syria are providing translation services to an online educational company in exchange for free access to videos that teach clinical processes and procedures.
Interactive educational apps may be able to help young children master early academic skills like math and reading, a research review suggests
Pregnant air travelers face a higher risk of blood clots, but they can reduce their risks by walking airplane aisles, drinking water and doing calf exercises, according to a new review
About half of the recommendations suggested by the World Health Organization to reduce chronic disease are put into practice, according to a new study