We're in the middle of a teen mental health crisis — and girls are at its epicenter. Rates of depression started to tick up ...
Our ancestors of yore were plagued by recurrent bouts of malaria, deadly tuberculosis infections, constant syphilis outbreaks and bacteria-laced wounds that never healed. But armed with vaccines and ...
It's the award no one wanted to win: 2019 was the second hottest year on record, government scientists confirmed yesterday (Jan. 15). "The decade that just ended is clearly the warmest decade on ...
You jolt awake in the middle of the night, your heart pounding. It takes you a moment to realize that, no, you didn't just ...
A microbe found in the muddy depths of the Pacific Ocean doesn't look like much other than a blob with tentacles. But this ...
The screening will occur at three U.S. airports. As an outbreak of a new virus in China spreads to other countries, U.S.
Scientists have come closer to understanding why people seem to age at different rates. Some people's hearts stay strong well ...
In the last few months, schools all over the country have closed because of outbreaks of norovirus. Also known as stomach flu ...
Five years ago, tens of thousands of emaciated seabirds washed ashore on the Pacific Coast. Now, scientists know why: a ...
More people die from sepsis than cancer. The number of deaths from sepsis worldwide is much higher than previously thought, ...
There's more bad news about the flu: The main strain of flu that's circulating right now doesn't exactly match what's in this ...
98.6. Why does that number ring a bell? For years, the figure has held an important place in hospital rooms and physiology ...