A panel of U.S. scientists and ethicists says that 3-parent embryos can be created safely and ethically, but right now the process is banned by Congress.
A supermarket in Greenville, Ohio, gives free fruit to kids, and the community response has been overwhelmingly positive.
A 2015 report found that 133 of 164 dollar-store products contained at least one hazardous chemical that could cause serious health issues.
FDA medical advisers are saying that medications containing codeine should not be given to children and most teens to treat pain or cough.
The U.S. Supreme Court rejected a bid by Nestle to throw out a lawsuit which holds the company liable for the use of child slave workers.
The Sausalito Marin City School District in California is the first school district in the nation to serve its students completely organic meals.
Nestle has to remove its claim that Nesquik is “a great start to the day” after a lobbying group claimed it encouraged poor nutritional habits in children.
A state of emergency has been declared in Flint, Michigan, where hundreds of children have tested positive for dangerously high levels of lead.
A Manhattan judge has overturned a policy that would bar preschoolers who haven’t received the flu vaccine from entering city preschools and day cares.
Early exposure to agricultural pesticides may harm children’s lungs – even more than secondhand smoke – researchers are saying.
“Proceed with caution, but steer clear of creating GMO babies” was the general message sent by the dozen scientists and ethicists.
DAESH has been dumping rotting corpses in the streets of Syria, and now a flesh-eating bug is spreading across the country.
A group of scientists, The Center for Genetics and Society, and other activist groups have called for a global ban on gene editing of human embryos.
The American Academy of Pediatrics is warning that antibiotic use for livestock is preventing doctors from treating life-threatening infections in children.
More than 50% of the glyphosate sprayed in Monsanto is applied in impoverished areas populated by mostly Hispanic and Latino residents.
A new study finds that fast-food commercials which are clearly aimed at young children are working, and they are compounding the obesity problem.
The Environmental Protection Agency announced a proposal that would ban a pesticide commonly sprayed on citrus fruits, almonds, and other crops.