Kids' Health Toolbox
After more than 40 years of study, the U.S. government says it has found no evidence that common anti-bacterial soaps prevent the spread of germs, and regulators want the makers of Dawn, Dial and other household staples to prove that their products do not pose health risks to consumers.
When faced with the triumvirate of fresh fruit most commonly found in kitchens, cafeterias and even some convenience stores, which is nutritionally superior? It turns out the orange has an edge.
Why our experience with influenza has made getting vaccinated a priorityBy SAMARA POSTUMA I’d always been a little indifferent toward...
Reading and responding to text messages while asleep — called “sleep texting” — is an abnormal sleep behavior, similar to sleepwalking. It’s also a growing concern among doctors grappling with a sleep-deprived population: young people who can’t be separated from their cellphones.
With attention on concussions largely focused on professional football and men’s sports, these brain injuries may get overlooked in women’s sports.
Moms’ exercise during pregnancy boosts babies’ brain powerAttention pregnant women: If you want to help your child get into Harvard,...