by Amelia Rosch Posted on September 15, 2014 Updated: September 15, 2014
Giving drugs to animals that are also used to treat humans can create dangerous antibiotic-resistant bacteria.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on September 13, 2014 Updated: September 13, 2014
Where's the line between disciplining kids and child abuse?
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on September 10, 2014 Updated: September 10, 2014
The CDC warns that children are at risk for high blood pressure, heart disease, and stroke.
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by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on September 9, 2014
"A Day With HIV" puts a personal face on a stigmatized disease.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on September 9, 2014 Updated: September 9, 2014
A new federal audit concludes that the Department of Homeland Security botched its disaster preparedness efforts.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on September 8, 2014 Updated: September 8, 2014
The virus -- with symptoms that include fever, body and muscle aches, sneezing, cough and rash -- poses the highest risk for children under five and those with asthma.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on September 3, 2014
The number of parents opting their kids out of vaccines is on the rise in several states.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on August 28, 2014
A new report finding that inner city children are more likely to have food allergies is just the latest evidence of health disparities starting young.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on August 27, 2014
The ongoing lack of diversity is ultimately undermining our ability to develop better health treatments.
by Igor Volsky Posted on August 26, 2014
A new government study shows that e-cigarette users are more likely to experiment with combustible cigarettes.