Older adults' ability to pay attention improved after they spent two weeks playing World of Warcraft.
After plastic surgery, people in a new study looked 9 years younger than their actual age, and 7 years younger than their estimated age before surgery, researchers report.
Nutrition researchers have recently shifted their focus from single nutrients and foods to overall diet quality.
The heart problems seen in the study included congestive heart failure and a drop in the volume of blood pumped out by the heart with each beat.
Similar to the way that drug addicts develop a need to increase their dose to feel the same effects, we become habituated to the foods that we eat often.
Public health officials in the United States will be keeping an eye out for any signs that the bacteria are spreading.
The study is the first to demonstrate that a vaccine program can lower the rate of precancerous cervical lesions in a population.
Virtual workouts don't burn any real-life calories, but they may build participants confidence in their ability to exercise.
The finding may explain why pregnant women with cancer face an increased risk of their tumors metastasizing.
Drugs that halt a pathway crucial to the division of breast cancer stem cells will soon be tested in a clinical trial.
Scientists had hoped to find genes that played large roles in autism, but that search has been frustrating, researchers said.