For parents, childhood vaccines are a source of reassurance, but also anxiety about side effects and reactions.
Small cigars flavored to taste like candy or fruit are popular among teens, according to the first government study to gauge their use.
The secret to improving your child’s behavior may be making sure they get to sleep at the same time every night.
Fully mapping someone’s genes to look for health risks is full of ethical challenges.
Most caregivers know that an hour nap means a happier child, but a new study shows another benefit.
Exercising control over your lunch break might make more of a difference than what you actually do with it.
Drowsy drivers may cause nearly a third of all deadly car crashes according to federal statistics.
Wind energy facilities have killed at least 67 golden and bald eagles in the last five years, but the figure could be much higher, according to a new scientific study by government biologists.
“I think it is a pretty strong warning signal that should be taken seriously,” said Claes Fornell, founder of the University of Michigan’s American Customer Satisfaction Index.
Across the nation, motorcyclists opposed to mandatory helmet use have been chipping away at state helmet laws.
Maryland is beginning a new study that could make it a lot easier to get across the Chesapeake Bay Bridge.
Another bad report for Maryland’s prison system. A Department of Justice study finds Baltimore City Detention Center has the second highest rate of staff sexual misconduct in jails across the country.