What's the best way to clean baby pacifiers? A new study suggests that parental sucking to clean the pacifiers also prevents allergic response in the young children.
Healthy Living/Wellness November 17, 2018
A new study says that a saliva test can determine which men are likely to develop prostate cancer. It is based on over 150 genetic variants, including 63 new ones.
Healthy Living/Wellness June 11, 2018
A homeopath tested a dog saliva concoction on a 4-year-old boy whom she described was in a 'rabid-dog state.' Health experts questioned her technique, saying it might have done more harm than good.
Healthy Living/Wellness April 18, 2018
The ancestors of people who now live in Sub-Saharan Africa interbred with a 'ghost' species of hominin, analysis of the saliva protein MUC7 revealed. What is this 'ghost' ancient human species?
Ancient July 22, 2017
An American company is planning to launch a chewing gum that can detect whether a person has cancer. When chewed, the gum can identify chemicals indicating cancer.
Medicine April 13, 2017
A recent study has revealed that frog saliva can change viscosity while capturing flies and insects and pulling them in the mouth. The study has been published in the Journal of the Royal Society Interface.
Animals February 2, 2017
Scientists conducted a small experiment and found that certain compounds in the saliva may detect Alzheimer’s. Experts have differing opinions about the reliability of the study; however, a lot have noted how promising this could be, being still at its preliminary stage of research.
Life July 20, 2015