Health - Page 17

Immune-system research seeks to help the body treat flesh-eating bacteria

Immune system research seeks to help the body treat flesh-eating bacteria

Natural ways to see better

Going beyond glasses and laser surgery for improved vision.

Banning trans fats on campus

Universities move to help students achieve a healthier lifestyle.

More evidence that laughter is the best medicine

New study shows that medical clowns help kids suffer less pain during tests.

Unwanted tattoos? Make them disappear, for real

New faster, more effective laser removal system just got FDA approval.

Humans take a lesson from the wild with kangaroo care for preemies

Research shows that skin-to-skin contact is vital.

Night runs are a neon-lit party that's always moving

Races in Europe, Australia and Israel are as much about fun as fitness.

The health benefits of pomegranates

The seeds of this round, red fruit are touted for their antioxidants.

Autism: The college years

Is higher education in the cards for kids with autism? Learn what colleges are doing to make it possible.

Scientists discover how rabies takes a ‘fast train’ to the brain

Research could lead to new treatments for diseases like Alzheimer's, Parkinson's and ALS.

The Dairy Fairy makes nursing moms’ lives easier

Meet the inventor of a line of lingerie that helps new mothers with hands-free nursing.

Ebola expert: U.S. scare should serve as wake-up call

Virologist working on Ebola vaccine has been researching outbreak possibilities for years.

Eye movements could help diagnose ADHD

Researchers say involuntary eye movements are a reliable physiological marker for diagnosing the disorder.

A coral farming lab that grows … bones?

Coral grown to treat human bone injuries is the health sector's newest commodity.

Researchers make inroads toward a cure for the flu

Viruses aren't easy to defeat, but scientists are taking creative approaches from multiple angles.