After witnessing a significant increase in inducing labor or an elective surgery for nearly two decades, a new report by the National Center for Health Statistics, part of the Centers for Disease Cont
Justina Pelletier is returning home to West Hartford after 16 months. During all these months, she was stuck in a battle going on between her parents, Massachusetts state officials and doctors.
Why fish flesh has a wide range of vibrant colors? NPR's 'The Salt' blog has tried to provide scientific reasons to answer the question.
Kiribati, an island nation in the central tropical Pacific Ocean, will ban commercial fishing in a part of Pacific Ocean.
On May 2, 2014, a baby red wolf was born at Land between the Lakes National Recreation Area.
A new research suggests that massive amount of water is present deep down beneath earth's surface. It is locked in a rocky layer of the mantle of depths between 410 km to 660 km.
The US has been ranked lowest among 11 industrialized countries by the 2014 Commonwealth Fund survey for the quality and efficiency its healthcare system delivers.
A new study has revealed that health of young adults has increasingly improved after more and more of them having been offered health insurance.
Social network Facebook has rolled out a new version of its iPad app. The updated Facebook for iPad version is now available for download in the US via the Apple App Store.
Students at Salisbury Elementary School raised more than $3,200 for cancer research by conducting a mini Relay for Life.
AT&T has dispatched emails to its customers to notify them of a security breach in its system which has compromised the personal data of hundreds of customers.
A new study has revealed that there is a rise in the movement of earth's major continental tectonic plates.
The Football World Cup fever has engulfed the International Space Station too as the astronauts aboard are still kicking a soccer ball through the air to celebrate the most popular sports event in the
On Capitol Hill, there is a major support for making Mars the next grand destination for America's space program.
With the help of a recent upgrade at the Arecibo radio telescope in Puerto Rico, NASA was able to capture high-resolution images of the asteroid 2014 HQ124 that has passed by earth quite closely on Ju
With an aim to measure atmospheric levels of carbon dioxide, NASA is all set to launch its first satellite, Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2 (OCO-2).
Titan, the largest moon of Saturn, has its own peculiar smell.
American space agency NASA's planned Pluto explorer New Horizons will provide scientists with a clearer glimpse into the solar system's farthest planet's moon - Charon.
A species of frogs in South America can reel in prey up to three times heavier than its own weight, according to a researcharticle published recently in the journal Scientific Reports.
The natural and organic grocery chain which is based in Austin, Texas said that the beef products which were possibly tainted have been recalled.
Two bigwig US electronic health record providers - Cerner Corp and Athenahealth Inc - said in a Thursday announcement that they are collaborating with Apple for the development of apps which leverage Apple's HealthKit mobile health service.
Confirming that Cerner and Athenahealth have worked out partnerships with Apple, the...
Love for the country and the sacrifices he has made for his nation made him express a wish which he could not speak but his lips said correctly that he didn't want to die, said General Jose Ornella at the death of Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez...
According to Lundberg Survey, there has been a 1.87-cent increase in the average price of one gallon of regular gasoline across the US in the last two weeks. As a result of the increase, the average country-wide price of regular gas was $3.71 per...
An obsessed US oncologist allegedly poisoned her fellow...
On Monday, around 160 people reported sighting a blazing...
CA Coastal Cleanup Day, a statewide event which takes...
A report by NASA reveals that a project that was started...
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