U.S. greenhouse gas emissions could grow more quickly in the next 50 years than in the previous half-century, and technological change may cause increased emissions rather than control them, according to a new study by an ...
The year-old Three Gorges Dam along the Yangtze River has spawned environmental problems such as water pollution and landslides, Chinese officials admitted.
A British man was rushed to the hospital after his monster yawn locked his jaw, blocking his ability to breathe or swallow.
More people crossing the English Channel for less expensive plastic surgery wind up having repair work done when they return, a British survey said.
The World Health Organization says it is searching for the origin of a mystery illness that has struck more than 370 people in Angola.
Energy efficiency standards for residential furnaces and boilers were pumped up Monday by the U.S. Department of Energy.
Three decades have passed since gene therapy pioneer William W. Hauswirth, Ph.D., and his colleagues at the University of Florida began work on a virus that could safely deliver corrective genes into living animals.
A guideline developed by the American Academy of Neurology recommends a routine electroencephalogram (EEG) and brain scans be considered when diagnosing and treating adults who experience their first unprovoked seizure. ...
For patients with rheumatoid arthritis, combining one well-known, lower-cost synthetic drug with one of six biologic medications often works best to reduce joint swelling or tenderness, according to a new report by researchers ...
Brain scans used to track changes in a dozen patients who received an experimental gene therapy show that the treatment normalizes brain function - and the effects are still present a year later.