Genome sequencing is helping diagnose rare conditions.
New research can identify a person's circadian rhythms through their blood sample, which could give us major new insights about our bodies.
Scientists are studying samples of gut bacteria to determine how it effects the chemical makeup of our bodies.
New research from the Twins Development Study highlights the role genetics plays in how well we perform at school.
From super gonorrhoeae to drug-resistant tuberculosis, these are some of the most frightening ailments to crop up in the past five years.
A team of scientists have discovered how to convert different blood types in type O.
The African country has introduced a basic universal health insurance for over 90% of its population, and is using technology to innovate and transform its healthcare system.
TB treatment is lengthy and gruelling, so many patients fail to complete the course.
Imagine a heart monitor that relays unusual heart activities straight to your cardiologist – just one example of how linking doctors, patients and medical facilities through technology wi...
Tokyo aims to be the first mega city in the world to allow drones to carry out deliveries.
Thanks to more personalized healthcare, you will soon spend less time in doctors’ offices, have more peace of mind knowing what is wrong, and experience fewer side effects from trial-and-...
For years, empathy has been linked to upbringing. But new research suggests your ability to understand others comes from within.
Genetic testing could soon be so advanced that newborn babies will have report cards of potential and hereditary diseases they're at risk of contracting.
By being exposed to small amounts of peanut each day for a long period of time, patients built up a tolerance to the food.
Researchers have identified 15 genes responsible for the way we look, but work is still needed to identify which genes are responsible for specific features.