Well: Fidgeting May Benefit Children With A.D.H.D.
Instead of telling children with hyperactivity and attention problems to sit still, perhaps we should encourage them to wriggle at will....
Texas woman left blind after contracting flesh-eating bacteria in eye during mud run
A Texas woman was left blind in one eye after contracting a flesh-eating bacteria during her first mud run competition on June 22.
Baby born without soft spot recovering after surgery
An ordinary two-month checkup for one newborn led to a surprising diagnosis— baby Matthew Boler’s skull bones had fused, preventing adequate room...
Teens are less familiar with marijuana, e-cigarette health risks
Teenagers think that smoking marijuana and e-cigarettes is much less harmful than smoking cigarettes, a new study suggests.
One-fourth of Americans lie to dentists about flossing, survey finds
More than a quarter of Americans lie about it, and 36 percent say they would rather do an unpleasant activity like cleaning the toilet or working...
Weight-loss surgery may help curb urinary incontinence
Weight-loss surgery may help reduce urinary incontinence in extremely obese people, a study suggests.
NY fines liquid nicotine makers for not child-proofing packages
New York has fined four makers of liquid nicotine used in electronic cigarettes over packaging that was too easy for children to open, in violation...
Plugging the tear ducts helps some with dry eyes
Tiny plugs inserted into the tear duct may safely curb the annoying and damaging effects of dry eyes, according to a new analysis of previous...
AbbVie hepatitis C cocktail succeeds in late-stage study
AbbVie Inc said on Wednesday that its hepatitis C cocktail Viekira Pak was effective whether or not it was used in combination with the compound...
Google Genomics adds Broad Institute's DNA analysis toolkit
Google Genomics, the cloud-based computing business that is racing to increase its share of online DNA analytics, on Wednesday began offering a...
With more MERS cases, South Korea says outbreak at a crossroads
South Korea's health ministry, which reported four new cases of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) on Wednesday, said the outbreak was at a...
Natural ways to treat poison ivy, other rashes
Coming into contact with poison ivy, poison sumac or poison oak could mean a miserable summer spent covered in itchy, uncomfortable rashes. With...