Deer ticks are spreading throughout North America at a rapid rate, bringing Lyme disease with them, and climate change is expected to only worsen the problem.
An upbeat first grade teacher, Sha-Ree’ Castlebury purchased a plain white dress and had her students draw all over it to remember them by.
Two Texas men have recently been diagnosed with contracting a flesh eating bacteria known as vibrio vulnificus, though the origin-beaches are still open.
Simon Cowell has donated £25,000 ($33,100 USD) to little Kian Musgrove to help him receive specialist cancer treatment in the United States.
While some kids play video games in their spare time, 11-year-old Garrett Lowry has a unique after-school activity: he knits hats for kids with cancer.
Vermont health officials have confirmed that the first case of West Nile virus in a human since 2013 has recently been diagnosed.
Officials have confirmed that there has been an outbreak of Hepatitis A in Oahu, Hawaii. At least 12 adults have been diagnosed, with 6 requiring treatment in a hospital.
The flesh-eating vibrio vulnificus bacteria has been in the news a lot lately. Here are a few facts about vibrio infection, and a few simple precautions to take.
Dolly Parton’s famous Dollywood has added a room for children with sensory issues to help them decompress when they are coping with a sensory overload.
A new study says that smartphone apps used to help a woman get pregnant or avoid pregnancy aren’t very reliable, so women should seek advise elsewhere.
New research suggests that newborns with normal-sized heads may be affected by the Zika mosquito-borne virus. They may even suffer from brain damage.
The FDA has approved a new drug that can help calm dogs during loud noises, such as fireworks, without the sedating effect other drugs might have.
A 2015 survey shows that middle school and high school students in Colorado have been using marijuana LESS since it was legalized for recreational use.
The FDA is warning that cookies in their uncooked form could contain the bacteria Shiga toxin-producing E. coli O121, which is housed in the uncooked flour.
An Illinois county judge has ordered the state to include PTSD as a qualifying condition for medical marijuana following a lawsuit filed by an Iraq war vet.
The FDA has approved a new drug to treat all forms of Hepatitis C. Gilead Sciences’s new pill, Epclusa, has been approved to treat patients in all stages of the disease.
A second case of a superbug resistant to last-defense antibiotics has been discovered in a patient in New York, just a month after the 1st was detected.