Posted: 06/11/2013 - A study from the Academy of Social Sciences in the U.K. shows that kids' literacy, math skills and behavior is not affected whether or not their mother works or stays home during the first years of their lives.
Posted: 06/10/2013 - A new study revealed 40 percent of designated drivers consume alcohol in some amount before driving, with about one-fifth of them drinking to the level that could impair their skills.
Posted: 06/10/2013 - Researchers estimate that nearly 5,000 future cancer cases could be caused by the roughly 4 million pediatric CT scans performed each year.
Posted: 06/07/2013 - A study published in Obstetrics & Gynecology revealed that if people stuck with the recommended length of breast-feeding their newborn for at least one year, there would be 5,000 fewer cases of breast cancerin women each year.
Posted: 06/07/2013 - A new blood test may provide a non-invasive option for expecting mothers to test for Down's Syndrome.
Posted: 06/04/2013 - U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius says she doesn't want to intervene in transplant decisions about a dying Pennsylvania girl
Posted: 06/03/2013 - A new study uses scientific evidence to back claims sunscreens prevent skin aging.
Posted: 06/03/2013 - Michael Douglas linked his throat cancer to oral sex, which health experts say is a legitimate concern.
Updated: 05/30/2013 - The World Health Organization said a new germ is a respiratory infection in the same family as SARS, a disease behind a deadly 2003 outbreak in Asia.
Posted: 05/22/2013 - About 16 percent of Americans suffer from migraines or severe headaches, according to a 2009 study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.