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Astrological medicine: Your birth month can predict your risk for asthma, ADHD and more than 50 other diseases

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Your Zodiac symbol and birthstone aren’t the only things decided by your birth date: The day you entered this world ...

Alzheimer’s drug slows cognitive decline, set for further trials

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The search for an effective treatment for Alzheimer’s disease has been riddled with failures, but a promising new drug could ...

You probably inherited more traits from Dad than Mom

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We humans get one copy of each gene from mom and one from dad (ignoring those pesky sex chromosomes) – ...

DNA alphabet expanded, opens up new possibilities for synthetic drugs

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Way back in Biology 101, we learned that DNA is encoded through the nucleotide pairings of adenine to thymine and ...
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