Here are a few safety tips for making sure your kids will make it to school and back again.
Summer is the perfect time to get outside and into nature—but watch out for tiny hitchhikers. Unfortunately, as we go out to enjoy the summer sun, so do ticks.
Kids are running through sprinklers, teens are hanging out in front of the slushy shack, and the smell of barbeques is in the air. Summer is here, and Fourth of July celebrations complete with fireworks are on the way.
A campfire needs to have its space to keep those enjoying it from getting hurt.
Some women refer to their periods as “the curse.” Now, a small group of raw vegan bloggers and YouTube stars are taking that sentiment quite literally, claiming that periods are a sign of toxicity in the body and can (and should) be stopped by changing eating habits.
A new study shows your efforts to read to even your very young baby are not in vain: Being read to as an infant is associated with better literacy later in childhood.
The challenge involves closely spraying aerosol deodorant on bare skin for as long as the person can stand it. It hurts in the moment, and can have lasting impacts as well.
John A. Moran Eye Center ophthalmologist, Amy Lin, MD, doesn’t think whitening drops are such a great thing, at least not all the time.
The FDA just issued a warning about the possibly dangerous side effects of codeine and tramadol, two opioid ingredients found in some pain and cough medicines.
An NIH study found that couples in which both partners are considered obese may experience more difficulty conceiving than those in which only one is considered obese.
For years, women have been left with two choices when managing their menstrual cycle: use a pad or, if you were willing to brave the more invasive option, a tampon.
The lack of any studies isn’t stopping the makers of “fidget spinners” from marketing them to parents worried about focus – and especially to parents of children with ADHD or other conditions.
Exposure to high and even deadly levels of caffeine is more common – and happens more easily – than you may expect.
Very few people enjoy the sight of blood. But even if you can’t stomach it, you should know how to handle bleeding when it occurs.
For women there are five exams that are key to maintaining good health and detecting problems in their earliest stages.
People taking proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) for heartburn and acid reflux may be at risk for kidney damage.