An experimental drug is showing promise against an untreatable eye disease that blinds older adults -- and intriguingly, it seems to work in patients who carry a particular gene flaw that fuels the damage to their vision.
Summer is nearly in full swing and many of us are looking forward to hot and sunny vacation time both at home and away. However if you're planning to be out all day making the most of the good weather then you could also be at risk of heat stress caused by extreme heat.
A study gives reassuring news for breast cancer survivors who want to have children. Those who later became pregnant were no more likely to have their cancer come back than those who did not have a baby.
It is not just the pollution caused by traffic that is affecting our health, but also the noise according to a new European study, which found that exposure to excessive traffic noise is linked to a higher risk of heart disease.
A common, affordable antibiotic used to treat acne can help stave off the progression of multiple sclerosis in people who’ve experienced early symptoms of the disease, according to a new Canadian study.
Adult-onset, or Type 2, diabetes has long been considered a chronic disease that lasts a lifetime, but Canadian researchers believe they may have found a way to actually reverse the disease, putting it into remission.
Canada has one of the highest rates of pediatric inflammatory bowel disease in the world, and the number of young children being diagnosed with the lifelong disease has risen dramatically, a study has found.