Lyme Disease Vaccine Being DevelopedThere is a new vaccine for humans in the pipeline developed by a French company, which says it has received fast-track status from the FDA.
Vaccine Being Tested To Prevent Dementia In People With Down SyndromeBoston researchers are testing an experimental vaccine that may prevent Alzheimer’s disease in people with Down syndrome.
Some Physicians Perform C-Sections Over Fear of LawsuitMore women worldwide are delivering babies by Cesarean section and a new review finds physicians' fear of being sued may be a big driver.
No Alcohol Use And Heavy Alcohol Use Linked To DementiaResearchers in Europe find that both teetotalers and heavy drinkers during middle age are at higher risk of dementia as they get older.
Doctors Provide Free Skin Cancer Screenings For BeachgoersA special van from the Dana Farber Cancer Center and Brigham and Women's Hospital set up shop at Carson Beach.
Brain Training Apps May Not Boost Your Overall Brain PowerEven if you get good at one mental task, it's unlikely to boost your brain power in other areas.
Hitting Soccer Balls With Your Head Is Riskier For Women Than MenHitting soccer balls with your head may be riskier if you're a female than if you're a male.
Researchers Find Eye Movements Can Reveal PersonalityResearchers found that your eye movements can provide valuable information about your personality.
Alcohol In Breast Milk May Lead To Lower Cognition In Kids, Study FindsChildren's exposure to alcohol through breast milk may cause a drop in their cognitive abilities, according to a study published in the journal Pediatrics.
Scientists Hope 'Sniff Tests' May Identify Early Signs Of Alzheimer'sScientists now have a better understanding of why smells bring back vivid memories, and that has implications for Alzheimer’s disease.
Fitness Trackers Can Help Monitor Cancer PatientsA new study finds that fitness trackers could provide also vital information about patients undergoing cancer treatments.
Chances Are You're Not Applying Enough SunscreenResearchers say sunscreen users are getting less than half the sun protection they need because they're not using enough of it.