People with an immune system flaw that causes the overproduction of an antibody molecule called a free light chain are four …
Sitting in front of a computer screen may seem like inactivity, but it could be giving your brain a workout.
On Friday a team of American scientists began a weeklong trek to the base of Mt. Everest where they will remain for at least a month to study the effects of high altitudes on humans.
It was too good to be true: a study by Mayo Clinic researchers finds that flaxseed doesn’t help prevent hot flashes after all.
Ever get that creepy-crawly sensation, like bugs are slithering beneath your skin? For some people, the feeling is permanent. They complain that their skin is infested by insects or parasites — a condition they call Morgellons …
The New York Times Magazine on Sunday included a rather befuddling column by departing writer Virginia Heffernan.