In 2019, a team of Belgian researchers obtained new evidence correlating gut bacteria with depression in humans. They found a correlation between the patients’ depression and the absence of two bacteria species.
Types and occurrences of cancer are on the rise, prompting some to question the effectiveness of modern medicine.
There aren't too many of us who think leeches are cool--but they are still used in medicine, and now there is even a mechanical leech.
During World War 1 soldiers' maggot-infested wounds almost never became infected. What was going on?
Ancient tattoos may have had more than just a decorative function.
Scientists claim they may have found a new way to fight antibiotic-resistant superbugs...with a little help from frogs!
A spoonful of sugar may not be what the doctor ordered, but a spoonful of medicine can lead to a dangerous overdose!
Who would think that researchers would find ingredients for modern medicine buried in the ice?
Scientists hope a new cancer fighting method will reduce side effects of radiotherapy.
While we all know that a kiss and a Band-Aid could usually cure our tears, it didn't really make our injuries go away. But what if it could?