Add one more to the list of tumor-causing bad guys in the colon.
Promising trials hinted that circumcision could lower rates of HIV infection, but until now, researchers didn’t fully understand why
According to the latest research, it may be on your breath.
Researcher and former skater Jessica Green wanted to test how microbes are spread by contact. What better way to do so than via a sport with plenty of contact?
It’s one of the crueler realities of teendom — some kids are plagued with monster zits and problem skin, while others tend to sail through adolescence with nary a blemish.
A consortium of scientists has set about mapping the millions of bacteria that live in and on our bodies, keeping us healthy
A new study finds that babies born by c-section are twice as likely to be obese by age 3 as those delivered vaginally.
Raising children in an über-hygienic atmosphere may inhibit immune system development key to fighting infection and disease later in life, according to a new study from researchers at Northwestern University. Researchers followed a group of more than 3,000 Filipino children from their mother’s third trimester of pregnancy through 22