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Scientists discover viruses containing genes for antibiotic resistance in fossilized human feces

Scientists discover viruses containing genes for antibiotic resistance in fossilized human feces

University of Texas researchers reveal ancient mysteries behind leprosy

University of Texas researchers reveal ancient mysteries behind leprosy

Samoa Island harbors a global health mystery that could predict obesity crisis

Samoa Island harbors a global health mystery that could predict obesity crisis

Study identify key barriers associated with lack of cancer screenings in Appalachian women

Study identify key barriers associated with lack of cancer screenings in Appalachian women

UCSB anthropologists find successful hunting boosts testosterone, cortisol levels in Tsimane men

UCSB anthropologists find successful hunting boosts testosterone, cortisol levels in Tsimane men

University of Chicago professor helps assess results of India's health reform program

University of Chicago professor helps assess results of India's health reform program

Research indicates that early hominids developed dexterous fingers before developing bipedal locomotion

Research indicates that early hominids developed dexterous fingers before developing bipedal locomotion

Researchers find parasitic worms limit effects of autoimmune and other diseases

Researchers find parasitic worms limit effects of autoimmune and other diseases

Spikes in Tsimane testosterone responsible for performing physically demanding task

Spikes in Tsimane testosterone responsible for performing physically demanding task

Second Edition of Human Evolutionary Genetics now available

Second Edition of Human Evolutionary Genetics now available

Culture plays role in deciding what makes a mate attractive, says researcher

Culture plays role in deciding what makes a mate attractive, says researcher

Violence and Gender: New refereed journal delves into gender basis of violence

Violence and Gender: New refereed journal delves into gender basis of violence

New combination therapies with anti-sickling capabilities needed for sickle cell disease

New combination therapies with anti-sickling capabilities needed for sickle cell disease

New report reveals abuse of students working in anthropology field

New report reveals abuse of students working in anthropology field

Maxillary sinuses allow nose to change shape, say researchers

Maxillary sinuses allow nose to change shape, say researchers

Roles of diet, energy expenditures in rising obesity rates to be presented at AAAS meeting

Roles of diet, energy expenditures in rising obesity rates to be presented at AAAS meeting

Vaccine confidence: an interview with Dr Heidi Larson

Vaccine confidence: an interview with Dr Heidi Larson

Study looks at feasibility of text message use to deliver health educational information to teens

Study looks at feasibility of text message use to deliver health educational information to teens

Moms more likely to use TV to entertain and soothe fussy infants

Moms more likely to use TV to entertain and soothe fussy infants

Group health approved for PCORI research awards to study care for back pain

Group health approved for PCORI research awards to study care for back pain