Cloth diapers are no better for the environment than the disposable variety, a British government study found.
The newest theory put forward about human yawning from the State University of New York at Albany claims it's because yawning cools the brain.
A gene that is strongly associated with a risk of developing childhood onset asthma is identified in new research published online today in Nature.
People with diabetes are risking their health by not discussing their use of complementary and alternative therapies with the health professionals managing their conventional treatment.
New research led by University of New Hampshire physicists has proved the existence of a new type of electron wave on metal surfaces: the acoustic surface plasmon, which will have implications for developments in nano-optics, ...
A new study shows seniors who have trouble identifying scents are more likely to develop Alzheimer's disease than people who knew soap smell from cinnamon.
A generator that is 10 times more powerful than any other similar devices has been developed by engineers at the University of Southampton.
Technical advances over the past 50 years have allowed improved knowledge to be gained of the properties of sea water at great depths. Yet the first centimetres of the ocean remain its least well known part. They are difficult ...
Independent research, involving over 3 million Italians, conducted by Henley Management College and the University of Milan has concluded that the prescription costs for men over the age of 65 is significantly higher than ...