Scientists want to identify the hundreds of thousands of viruses that could potentially spill over from wildlife into humans.
Benjamin Plackett, Contributor
The health benefits of a month without alcohol are unclear, and the British and Canadian medical authorities recommend several drink-free days per week.
New research gives weight to the arguments for male and female versions of medicines.
What can experts in the science of crowd management say about safety at this week's hajj pilgrimage, one year after thousands died in a tragic stampede?
A bitter battle can wage over human remains before they rest in peace.
Astronauts should pack sleeping tablets and congestion medication before heading for the space station.
New research may suggest a way to prevent addiction relapse.
The so-called "five-year rule" of exceptional Bordeaux vintages could indicate a shift in climate patterns.
Biotechnology companies are cracking the genetic codes to make microorganisms produce flavors and fragrances.
New research builds case for a biological link between stimulant use and HIV onset.
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