The early promise of stem cells might finally be overcoming controversy and paying off.
Walking Dead: the science behind the zombies.
Anthrax sets self-perpetuating booby traps in order to spread itself, researchers have found.
The origin of quarantine in public health
Douglas Melton’s stem cell lab at Harvard published a landmark study in Cell documenting a huge step towards treating Type I Diabetes
Modern health authorities combating the Ebola virus in West Africa might look to medieval infection control for inspiration.
What if the rise in marijuana smoking prompted by legalization brings more than just tolerable negative side effects? What if it is actually good for public health?
Researchers in Boston found that it may be possible to train the brain to unconsciously prefer healthier, more nutritious foods.
What’s the single biggest action a person can take to reduce their personal impact on climate change? It would seem that the answer is to eat less beef.
The research behind hand washing and MRSA, a resistant bacteria.