Indian Scientists Identify Gene Cluster That Causes Learning Disability

Indian scientists have discovered a cluster of cognition-related genes which, if impaired, may cause dyslexia. The find may result in earlier diagnoses and successful interventions in preventing the learning... Read more »

New Study Links Ibuprofen With Male Infertility

When you contract a headache, what do you do? Do you gulp down a large glass of water and take an Ibuprofen (also referred to as Advil or Motrin)?... Read more »

Why this year’s flu is worse and how to help prevent the spread

The flu has ramped up early this year and is rapidly spreading across the country, with widespread flu activity in 46 states, according to the latest data from the U.S.... Read more »

A Spoor No More

Potent psychoactive properties of certain mushrooms – long avoided by the medical and scientific community due to heavy-handed laws – are now seen by psychopharmacology professionals as a key... Read more »

Forty per cent of global e-waste comes from Asia

By Madhukara Putty [NEW DELHI] Humans generated a staggering 44.7 million metric tonnes of electronic waste (e-waste) in 2016 — the equivalent of 4,500 Eiffel Towers, and five per... Read more »