Many marketing claims about the potential benefits of probiotics have raced ahead of the science, say researchers who are now trying to catch up. One NIH study is investigating kids' gut microbes.
New results from an NPR poll show sexism and discrimination against women is widespread and pervasive. Sexual harassment is just one of many challenges women experience in daily life.
Health officials fear the U.S. may have a nasty flu season because the main flu virus circulating this year tends to hit people hard and the flu vaccine may be weaker than normal.
The medication fights hookworm. And it's one of several drugs for "neglected tropical diseases" that are priced differently in the United States than they are in the developing world.
There are reports all over the city of an increased rat population, including along River Road, downtown and the northern and western neighborhoods of the city.
Nearly one child a month dies after being entangled in window blind cords, despite years of effort to reduce the toll. A new industry standard to remove most corded blinds from the market may help.
Science says consciously spending time with our loved ones is more important to them than receiving expensive presents.
It's thought of as a disease of the past. But now there are outbreaks in Yemen and Bangladesh.
Jerry Parkes graduated from Wharton and decided to return to his homeland to put his business acumen to use in the agricultural field.
A second jurisdiction has announced it’ll no longer send children to a juvenile detention facility in The Dalles.