Connecticut Teen Wins Science Prize For Inventing Ebola TestGreenwich High School junior Olivia Hallisey won the Google Science Fair with a cheap and easy test for the Ebola virus.
New Test Reveals Every Virus You've Ever HadNew test examines bloodstream for traces of antibodies that reveal what viruses have lived in your body.
New Technology Uses Breath To Detect Deadly DiseasesSomething as simple as your breath could be the most accurate diagnostic tool for everything from asthma to cancer.
Connecticut to Launch Disease Prevention PlanThe Connecticut Department of Public Health is launching a plan to reduce the prevalence of chronic disease in the state.
Research: Bacteria Can Live On Airplane Surfaces For A Week+Before you take your next flight, you may want to take along a little extra hand sanitizer. New research shows bacteria can hang around on airplane surfaces for more than a week.
Harsh Winter Does Little To Ease Lyme Disease WoesHealth officials in the northern U.S. say the long, cold winter did nothing to reduce the thriving tick population, and they are primed for an increase in the number of Lyme disease cases again this year.
Studies Test How Early In Life To Peek Inside DNAFully mapping someone's genes to look for health risks is full of ethical challenges.
NH Patient Likely Died Of Rare Brain Disease Public health officials believe one person in New Hampshire has died of a rare, degenerative brain disease, and say there's a remote chance up to 13 others in multiple states were exposed to the fatal illness through surgical equipment.