by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on August 19, 2014 Updated: August 19, 2014
The viral campaign has inspired its fair share of criticism, but it's also raised a lot of money.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on August 18, 2014
There's increasing evidence that crowd control tactics can actually inflict serious pain.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on August 13, 2014
Medical experts say this should serve as a "wake up call."
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by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on August 11, 2014
The “ice bucket challenge” has taken social media by storm, as well as raised questions about the best tactics for supporting efforts to cure deadly ailments.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on August 7, 2014 Updated: August 7, 2014
"This constant effort to manage one’s everyday life in line with gender norms produces significant anxiety, insecurity, stress and low self-esteem for both boys and girls."
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on August 6, 2014 Updated: August 6, 2014
That's good news, since experts say that children and young adults stand to suffer the most from unaddressed mental issues.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on August 6, 2014
"The population here is asking: 'You said there was no cure for Ebola, but the Americans are curing it?'"
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on August 5, 2014
A succession of emergency room and clinic closures has created what medical experts call “medical deserts,” areas where health services aren't within close distance.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on August 5, 2014 Updated: August 5, 2014
As the virus continues to ravage several Western African nations, the international community is stepping up its efforts to respond.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on August 5, 2014
Comprehensive sex ed can help very young adolescents be "guided safely through this life stage," according to a new study.