More children have been diagnosed with a mysterious paralyzing illness in recent weeks, and U.S. health officials said Tuesday that they still aren't sure what's causing it.
Ninety people have been diagnosed in the U.S. this year with the sudden paralysis known as acute flaccid myelitis, and 162 additional cases are being investigated, federal health officials said Tuesday.
Congenital syphilis cases -- when a mother passes syphilis onto her baby during pregnancy or delivery -- have more than doubled in the United States since 2013, according to an report released Tuesday by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Large amounts of methylmercury (MeHG) in rice-based infant cereal can create developmental issues in babies and children. This is the finding of a recent research published in ACS’ Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry.
School districts across the country are adopting weakened grading scales to help more underachieving students go home with a grade they don’t deserve.
Does your medical doctor have a child’s best interests at heart – when they’re being paid to practice medicine a certain way?
Recently, top-tier autoimmunity researchers described vaccine safety science as a “hazardous occupation.”
Taking vitamin supplements before, during, and after pregnancy may reduce the risk of autism spectrum disorder and significantly improve the baby’s overall health, according to a study published in The Journal of the American Medical Association Psychiatry.
) A recent Canadian study proved the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) right about the bad effects of watching excessive television.
To say that all kinds of bacteria do more harm than good is to do these microorganisms an injustice.