As gift-giving season approaches, TIME asked developmental psychologists to pinpoint playthings that actually stimulate the brain.
Today is the Great American Smokeout, the day that the American Cancer Society hopes will be the first smoke-free day for more smokers.
The teenage co-editors of a new book about boys’ social dynamics talk about what they aren’t telling the adults in their lives with author Rosalind Wiseman
Author Rosalind Wiseman on how high school guys can navigate the treacherous shoals of love, sex and loyalty in an era of casual relationships
Hungry? Grab a handful of nuts. Not only are they packed with protein, but it turns out they may be the food for longevity.
The FDA has issued a warning to doctors about two chemicals that are used for cardiovascular stress tests may cause heart attacks. According to the FDA, resuscitation equipment should be available when the tests are …
A new study finds that the longer a woman temps, the less likely she is to have kids.
Seven cases of a rare form of meningitis were reported on Princeton University’s campus. Here’s what you need to know.
New guidelines could double the number of Americans on cholesterol-lowering drugs. Here’s what you need to know.
The American Heart Association (AHA) is used to damage control, but its focus has generally been on protecting hearts, not its reputation. Ever since the organization of heart professionals, along with the American College of …
Cancer rates go up with age, but more experts are suggesting that older people might be better off without regular screening for the disease.
And that’s not such a good thing. Today’s kids are less fit than their parents were at the same age, according to new research presented at the American Heart Association’s Scientific Sessions, and that could mean health problems …
Officials still concerned about polio in eastern province