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Early exposure to microbes may protect against childhood leukemia

A new analysis suggests that childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia likely results from genetic predisposition and limited early exposure to germs. …read more

What causes tongue bumps?

Tongue bumps are common, and there are many possible causes, including injuries, allergies, and infections. Although tongue bumps can feel strange, they are usually harmless and should not cause concern. Here, we look at the causes and symptoms of tongue bumps, as well as when to see a doctor and treatment options. …read […]

Why fever can be your friend in times of illness

A mild fever is not just the sign of an infection or viral disease. It actually stimulates the body’s immune response, and a new study explains how. …read more

Could we predict the next Ebola outbreak by tracking the migratory patterns of bats?

The researchers worked with satellite information and parameter sampling techniques to create their Ebola-prediction framework, which integrates data and modeling to predict the conditions linking bats’ behavior with the outbreak of Ebola. …read more

Squirrel hibernation tricks suggest medical uses

Understanding the ways that animals survive hibernation during cold weather could help researchers design better methods for storing human tissues for transplants. …read more