A more than $2.6 million two-year grant that promises to help support and fortify the quality of care and address the needs of people living with sickle cell disease has been awarded to the Sickle Cell Disease Association of America ...
Chad Groeschen was working on an outdoor deck for a client a few weeks ago when his left eye started itching.
Today, close to one in four Black children – as young as 2 years old – is obese. And the $161 million spent on advertising unhealthy foods to Black and Latino youth at most recent count is not helping.
Bells will soon be ringing, and parents may experience a sense of déjà vu for the first several weeks of school. That’s because the early part of each new school year is commonly spent reversing the effect of “summer brain ...
The American Red Cross is facing a looming shortage of blood and is calling on all eligible donors to give now to prevent an emergency situation.
August is National Immunization Awareness Month and the prefect time for parents to ensure that their children’s— and their own— immunizations are up to date, before students and germs gather in the classroom.
As children and teens gear up for another year of studies, parents should be aware of often overlooked obstacles that may hinder academic success: vision problems.
Summer fun is almost over for millions American students.
She stands on the brink of writing another chapter in tennis history, but Serena Williams has other things on her mind just now.
You want the best for your kids. As role models, parents and caregivers play a vital role in children’s health -- teaching kids about healthful foods and making sure they get enough daily physical activity.
Women who have lost their sex drive will have a little pink pill to help them come October. On Tuesday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved flibanserin, which will be sold as Addyi, for the treatment of sexual dysfunction ...
Lisa Consiglio-Ryan takes the guesswork out of eating healthier and cleansing the body.
As a mother of five-year old triplets I’m starting to see exactly how children learn healthy habits.
Here's the fascinating research we're watching from around the world.
You might want to stand up for this. A growing amount of research suggests that just standing -- even if you don't walk around -- can have health benefits.