NASA: Humans Will Prove ‘We Are Not Alone In The Universe’ Within 20 Years

NASA Discusses Research Seeking Habitable Worlds Among The StarsNASA predicts that 100 million worlds in our own Milky Way galaxy may host alien life, and space program scientists estimate that humans will be able to find life within two decades.  (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images) Continue reading

Poll: More Than 75% of Patients Want To Use Digital Health Services

dhc The use of digital health care services remains low because of the technology’s low quality or inability to meet patients’ needs, according to a survey by McKinsey, MobiHealthNews reports.

The survey is based on responses from at least 1,000 patients in Continue reading

Insurers Work With Telehealth Companies To Improve Access to Care

 wellHealth insurers, such as Aetna and WellPoint, are increasingly looking to cut costs by allowing millions of patients to participate in initial physician visits online, Bloomberg reports.

For example, WellPoint this month gave four million patients the option of having telehealth visits with physicians. Meanwhile, Aetna said it plans to increase access to online health care services to eight million people next year, up from three million who Continue reading

GM Mosquito Release in Brazil Causes Dengue Emergency, despite Being Touted as Preventive Tool

GM mosquitoesA genetically modified (GM) mosquito intended to eradicate dengue fever may have actually contributed to an epidemic of the disease in Brazil, civil society organizations have warned.
“It is extraordinary that experiments with Continue reading

Do Cholesterol Drugs Have Men By Their Gonads?

Now, a new study on statins and male fertility Continue reading