When New York lawmakers revoked a religious exemption for mandatory school vaccinations, the change sent thousands of the state's parents scrambling to get their kids shots - or get them out of the classroom entirely.
A continuing outbreak of Ebola in Democratic Republic of Congo has become the world's second largest in history since it began in August 2018. It has spread to infect almost 3,000 people in Congo so far, killing two-thirds of them.
Government experts backed an experimental treatment for children with Peanut allergies that could become the first federally approved option for preventing life-threatening reactions.
High blood pressure can lead to diabetes, heart disease and other illnesses. It can also cause cognitive decline, according to a new report.
Researchers have found that the passive presence of a Romantic partner can reduce pain and that partner empathy may buffer affective distress during pain exposure.
Do you get upset trying to deal with your kids, your spouse, or your siblings? Maybe you turn beet red and scream loud enough for neighbours to hear.
North Carolina's top prosecutor says he's expanding efforts to halt e-cigarette marketing to teens by suing eight more manufacturers of Vaping products.
In contrast to generally held views about the negative impact of using smartphones, researchers have found that teenagers spending time on their phones and online is not that bad for mental heath.
As rivers surge and floods overpower, as forests burn and glaciers melt, and as wild animals enter human habitats, there is still no urgency among us as humans to find solutions to the immense crisis that is looming large over us. A recent study published by the US National Bureau of Economic Research states that no economy