Researchers in the U.K. recently discovered drug-resistant malaria in 4 patients who had traveled to Africa, where the disease is rampant.
On January 30, Maine joined 7 other states and the District of Columbia, which have all legalized marijuana for recreational use.
France has prohibited hotels, restaurants, and school cafeterias from offering free refills of soda and other sugary beverages.
In the few days that Donald Trump has been in the White House, his administration has directed employees at the EPA to freeze its grants and contracts.
Scientists have created embryos that are part-pig, part-human for the purpose of studying how to grow organs for human transplant.
A California judge has ruled that the state can require a warning label on Monsanto’s Roundup that states it may cause cancer.
The daughter of singer Amy Grant donated one of her kidneys to her best friend January 24. The story is quite inspiring, right?
Less than 2 weeks before Trump’s inauguration, the CDC canceled a climate change summit that had been in the works for months.
Pharmaceutical industry lobbyists are launching a massive ad campaign aimed at changing people’s opinions of the industry.
As part of a new campaign, the U.K.’s Food Standards Agency is warning that overcooking starchy foods releases a substance known to cause cancer.
State and federal health officials say 8 people who breed pet rats have been infected with a rare and potentially deadly virus called Seoul virus.
Genetically modified apples engineered to brown more slowly than traditional apples will hit store shelves next month, but they won’t be overtly labeled “GMO.”
A D.C. marijuana activism group handed out thousands of joints at the Jan. 20 inauguration in protest of President Trump’s attorney general pick.
The maker of OxyContin is being sued by the town of Everett, Washington, which wants the company to pay for its massive opioid problem.
Donald Trump’s pick for HHS secretary has a history of trading stock in companies while pursuing legislation that would help those companies.
Most women know that a lump is a sign of breast cancer, but an image of 12 lemons provides a visual reference for what the lesser-known signs look like.
A Denver law firm is taking the DEA to court to officially request that the agency rescind its definition of CBD oil as a controlled substance.