Brain scans of kids and adults watching Sesame Street reveals how the brain picks up reading and math skills
Mutations in mitochondrial DNA can cause incurable diseases that are inheritable. Scientists have developed a new procedure to prevent this from happening.
A viral video of students complaining about skimpy school meals prompts much needed adjustments to cafeteria menus
When hunger strikes, why not reach for a care package stuffed with good-for-you nibbles?
Russian President Vladimir Putin plans to ban adoption of Russian orphans to U.S. families
An analysis of U.S. public-health resources shows that states can do more to prepare for potential disease outbreaks and natural disasters
The latest analysis shows food-and-beverage makers have fewer ads on television aimed at children, but that doesn’t mean they aren’t still reaching young audiences.
When it comes to your health, where you live can make a difference.
The mercury component was removed from most childhood vaccines but doctors say an international ban would put more youngsters at risk of infectious diseases.
Space tourism isn’t on the list of family vacation destinations yet, but that doesn’t mean doctors shouldn’t be thinking about pre-flight medical checkups.
All that training, regardless of the sport, my pay off in extra years, according to two recent studies.