The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has expanded its warning concerning the sale of counterfeit blood glucose test strips.
A team of 16 Canadian doctors at a Vancouver hospital succeeded in delivering conjoined twin girls after a 65-minute caesarean section procedure on the mother.
An erupting volcano on Russia's Kamchatka Peninsula set off as many as 450 earthquakes in the local area on a single day.
A fly introduced in 1906 to control browntail moths in the United States is now linked with the decline of several native species of butterflies and moths.
A U.S. study has determined annual, low-dose computerized tomography, or CT, screening increases lung cancer survival rates.
The scientific journal Nature says it has concluded six medical workers who face the death penalty in Libya are probably innocent of charges.
Rural China's elders care for grandchildren after parents migrate to urban centers and now a U.S. study finds that is a key factor in China's expansion.
A nationwide survey suggests most U.S. citizens would be willing to make major lifestyle changes in case of an avian flu outbreak of pandemic proportions.
Russia said it has fought an outbreak of bird flu among birds in the country, and the infection has not spread to humans.
About 65,000 Shanghai dogs have been implanted with digital ID chips to assist in dog identification and prevent the spread of rabies.
A groundwater treatment technology developed at the Kennedy Space Center has been named NASA's 2005 Government Invention of the Year.
A fossil found in Argentina of a large carnivorous bird capable of eating dog-sized mammals challenges traditional thoughts on how birds evolved.
U.S. physicians say patients, when told how to obtain mammography screening for breast cancer, receive or schedule a mammogram within one month.
NASA says space shuttle Discovery is to be attached to its external fuel tank next week, in preparation for its December space mission.
People adjust their daily routines to accommodate different time zones and changes in daylight-saving time, new research from The University of Texas at Austin shows.