Video: New Technique Shows ‘Sparks’ Fly At Moment of Conception...

Newsweekegg-sparks Eggs emit zinc when they are activated, just before the process of fertilization, in "sparks" that can be visualized using a new technique. Northwestern University. Tech & Science Conception Eggs. At the moment of conception, eggs of several ...Discovery:...

No, ‘science’ didn’t ‘prove’ that dogs hate hugs – Washington...

Washington PostIf you have an Internet connection, you've probably read at least one article in the past few days claiming that science has shown that dogs hate being hugged (and if you don't have an Internet connection, kudos on somehow...

A single injection of antibodies protected monkeys from HIV for...

The VergeA new study has shown that a single injection of antibodies that target HIV can protect monkeys from contracting the virus for nearly six months. The study, published today in Nature, is an important step in the development of...

Rates of severe obesity among US kids still rising: study...

CBS NewsObesity continues to plague American kids, with a new study finding rates of severe obesity climbing over a 15-year period. Examining national data from 1999 through 2014, researchers found that one-third of American children aged 2 to 19 were...

Spanking: More Harm Than Good? – U.S. News & World...

U.S. News & World ReportNot so fast, suggests a new review that found spanking doesn't produce better behavior and may set up a child for psychological and learning problems later. "Spanking is not achieving parents' goals," said lead researcher Elizabeth...

Breast density letters may be understandable only for Ph.D. levels...

Pulse HeadlinesA recent study about the complexity of the women's dense breast notifications (DBN) determined that some letters are too complex for the average person to understand, considering that about 20 percent of the population reads below a 5th-grade level.Dense...

New HIV Cases Higher Among Young Adults, People Of Color...

CBS LocalMINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – State health officials announced Wednesday that new reports of HIV/AIDS in Minnesota show certain populations contracting the virus more than others, such as young adults in the Twin Cities, people of color and those who use...

Poor Navigation Skills May Signal Alzheimer’s Disease – U.S. News...

U.S. News & World ReportYou're in a new city and need to get around. How will you get from point A to point B? In 2016, that's not too difficult to figure out, thanks to navigation apps like Google Maps....

Memphis health dept. in ‘outbreak mode’ with 6 confirmed measles...

WFLAMEMPHIS, TN (WMC) — The Shelby County Health Department in Tennessee has confirmed six people have the measles there as of Monday morning. Last week, the health department notified the public of two confirmed measles cases belonging to a child...

Dems See Zika Doom If Republicans Don’t Quickly Fork Over...

Daily CallerThe White House is demanding Congress immediately hand over $1.9 billion to fight the Zika virus ravaging Brazil, or risk a full-blown crisis in the U.S., but Republicans are balking. Since the outbreak of Zika last year in Brazil,...

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