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Hyperpyrexia is a term for a very high fever of over 106.7°F or 41.5°C. This normally occurs due to another condition and is considered an emergency

New evidence shows how, during different phases of sleep, the brain clears out unwanted information and consolidates new memories simultaneously.

A new review suggests that nicotinamide - a form of vitamin B-3 - could be a promising candidate for the prevention of melanoma, the deadliest skin cancer.

Researchers discover how to block the enzyme HDAC2 to reverse memory loss in mouse models of Alzheimer's without disrupting other functions of the enzyme.

What are the main causes of nausea and vomiting, and what home remedies are recommended? What home remedies may help children who are vomiting?

Learn about Kussmaul breathing and what causes it. What are the symptoms of Kussmaul breathing, how is it diagnosed and how is it treated?

Paresthesia is a condition characterized by a burning sensation in the extremities. Learn about its causes, diagnosis, treatment options, and prevention.

Researchers suggest that the harmful effects of marijuana use on the cardiovascular system may be greater than the effects caused by cigarette smoking.

Multiple sclerosis, a debilitating autoimmune disease, is difficult to treat. New research looking at the role of gut bacteria offers new hope.

Vulvitis is when the vulva becomes inflamed. Learn about the condition, how it is caused and diagnosed, treatment and prevention options, and outlook.

A new study successfully used the protein hormone klotho to improve cognition in mice with Parkinson's and Alzheimer's-like brain toxicity.

A new study finds that women have higher activity in more regions of the brain than men, a discovery that may explain sex differences in brain disorders.

A new study shows that the protein cardiotrophin 1 can induce the heart to grow in a healthy way - as in response to exercise - and pump more blood.

In this article, learn about enlarged uterus, how this condition is caused, the complications and risks associated with it, and the treatment options.

Paraphimosis is a medical emergency that should be treated as soon as possible. What is paraphimosis, how is it treated, and what may the complications be?

In this article, learn about hypophysectomy and why a person may need one. What happens during a hypophysectomy and are there any alternatives?

Action video games lead to a reduced volume of gray matter in the hippocampus, which can seriously impact brain health, a new study suggests.

New research shows how the side effects of the common chemotherapy drug paclitaxel may cause cancer to spread from the breast to the lungs.

Ependymoma is a tumor of the brain and spinal cord that is more common in children than adults. An ependymoma tumor may contain cysts and can be removed.

A groundbreaking new cell reprogramming device can turn existing cells into any other type of cell, repairing tissue and organs in mice.

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