Sucking on your baby’s pacifier to clean it may be good for their health, study says
Could sucking on your baby’s pacifier reduce their risk of developing asthma and allergies? According to a new study, it just might.
Boy who lost legs to meningitis as a newborn learns to walk on prosthetic limbs
A football-mad ten-year-old who lost both his legs to meningitis is learning to walk again with new prosthetic limbs - that allows him to bend his...
Should US doctors screen for alcohol abuse?
Many Americans have a problem regulating how much alcohol they drink.
Dad fighting for life after West Nile virus diagnosis
An Arkansas dad of four is fighting for his life after being diagnosed with West Nile virus three weeks ago.
At War: Debunking Stereotypes Around Veterans and PTSD
Readers tell us about the stereotypes they have encountered around veterans and post-traumatic stress disorder, and the ways in which they have...
Noted: A Juul Case for $5,000?
Smokers are customizing their trendy vape pens with purple glitter, fake designer labels and even 18-karat gold.
Meditation helps vets with post-traumatic stress disorder
Meditation worked as well as traditional therapy for military veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder in a small experiment sponsored by the...
Dutch teen dies after inhaling deodorant spray to get high
A Dutch teen’s death is serving as a brutal reminder of the dangers of huffing household products in search of a high.
Jennie-O turkey products recalled amid salmonella outbreak
The U.S. Department of Agriculture on Thursday said it was issuing a recall for more than 91,000 pounds of turkey products made by a Wisconsin...
Global Health: Rapid Cure Approved for Sleeping Sickness, a Horrific Illness
Parasites transmitted by tsetse flies travel to the brain, causing paranoia, fury and death. Until now, killing them required hospitalization and...
The Price of Cool: A Teen, a Juul and Nicotine Addiction
E-cigarettes may help tobacco smokers quit. But the alluring devices can swiftly induce a nicotine habit in teenagers who never smoked. The tale of...
She Couldn’t Quit Smoking. Then She Tried Juul.
Millions embrace e-cigarettes as smoking cessation aids. Will restricting the devices for teenagers put former adult smokers who vape at risk to...