Since 1990, about 90 million young lives have been saved by interventions that improve health and reduce the risk of the most common causes of death among children.
According to conventional wisdom, babies are born with the ability to be right or left handed. But it turns out that handedness is decided well before birth.
The next time you find yourself facing some questionable drinking water, look for some cilantro.
While gym class may seem like an extraneous part of an academic program, getting aerobic exercise can help students to learn and remember more.
Recalled Chobani yogurt may have led to nausea and cramps in 89 people.
The latest cases of HIV in the pornography industry are fueling AIDS activists to push for state laws demanding condom use among actors.
The United Nations (UN) report found a surprisingly high rate of forced sex by men in parts of Asia.
Obesity rates in the U.S. have started to stall in recent years, but the fastest growing percentage of obese children are those at the heaviest end of the spectrum, according to the American Heart Association (AHA).
On Friday, scientists from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced the results of its initial investigation into the presence of arsenic in rice, and concluded that levels of the chemical are very low and do not pose …
The latest data questions the most recent recommendation for breast cancer screening by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF), which advised women to get mammograms every other year starting at age 50.
More studies are helping regulators to decide what role e-cigarettes could play in anti-smoking efforts.
Whether it’s the duckface smirk or the coyly suggestive close-up, selfies are a mainstay of Twitter and Instagram and have parents and psychologists wringing their hands over what they “mean.”