Laughing gas may be far more effective for some than antidepressants.
The Black Death wasn't the only plague in the 1300s.
Being mortal makes life so much sweeter.
An early feasibility study finds a potential new treatment for Alzheimer's disease.
Engineered immune cells have prevented Type 1 diabetes in mice.
Many thousands of different genetic variants are responsible for complex behavior.
This discovery could lead to better treatments for PTSD, borderline personality disorder, and epilepsy.
Hippocrates overturned conventional wisdom and invented modern medicine.
The treatment is here, but are we ready?
The tiny swimmers appear to transmit signals that "persuade" the female body to have a baby.
A lithium imbalance appears linked to suicide.
Neuroscience explains terrifying ordeals, from out-of-body experiences to alien abductions.
Scientists successfully trained people to use robotic extra thumbs, suggesting body augmentation could revolutionize future humans.
Science journals may be lowering their standards to publish studies with eye-grabbing — but probably incorrect — results.
A "seafood mafia" is plying the waters between India and Sri Lanka to satisfy China's appetite for an increasingly rare delicacy.
A new study finds an unusual genetic difference in people over 105.
New machine-learning algorithms from Columbia University detect cognitive impairment in older drivers.
Healthy people need healthy microbiomes from an early age.