A new report suggests that too many children in foster care are unnecessarily taking psychotropic drugs, and many without adequate supervision.
Evidence shows that vitamin D supplements may help reduce the risk of severe asthma attacks, in addition to reducing the need for steroid treatments.
A new study finds that states that have legalized marijuana may have a decline in the use of opioids amongst those under the age of 45.
An observational study shows that eating a Mediterranean diet may help people with heart problems more than taking statin drugs.
A new study links exercise with a lower risk of dying early from alcohol-related cancer and other health problems. Cool, right?
A new study gives patients and doctors scientific proof that yoga and other complementary health approaches are effective at treating pain.
Researchers were shocked to find that the number of cancer diagnoses among children and young people in the U.K. had risen 40% in the past 16 years.
U.S. food retailers aren’t doing a good job of keeping up with Americans’ increasing demand for organic food and elimination of pesticides in crops.
In new recommendations, the American Academy of Pediatrics recommends that babies share their parents’ bedroom for at least 6 months.
A new study has found that soda, especially diet soft drinks containing artificial sweeteners, decrease fertility in women.
Just 2 months after a short-selling firm warned that St. Jude cardiac devices could be hacked and weaponized, security experts have confirmed that claim.
Researchers studied mentions of food on Twitter to discover Americans’ relationship with food. Here are the top 10 food and beverage tweets, in order.
Doctors say that only about 50 percent of toxic shock syndrome cases actually arise from the use of tampons, with the other half coming from various other sources.
Children with autism are more likely to have severe symptoms if their mothers had an ultrasound during their 1st trimester of pregnancy.
A new study suggests that people who have kidney cancer who are obese or overweight may survive longer than slimmer people.
Scientists want to find solutions to the growing problem of antibiotic-resistant superbugs. The latest weapon in their arsenal is Tasmanian devil milk.
If you see a teal pumpkin in front of a house this Halloween, it means that house is handing out non-food goodies to trick-or-treaters.