How 4/20 became 'Weed Day'
There is something in the air today. Maybe you've noticed.
Stem cells offer hope for autism
Gracie Gregory smiles beneath her brilliant blue eyes. She's sitting on her mother's lap, next to …
Female genital mutilation procedure 'hurted a lot,' child says
A 7-year-old girl who underwent a painful genital mutilation procedure told federal investigators …
Cherokee Nation sues pharmacies, drug distributors over opioid epidemic
The Cherokee Nation filed a lawsuit against pharmacies and drug distributors on Thursday, alleging …
Opioid epidemic may be underestimated, CDC report says
Experts say the United States is in the throes of an opioid abuse epidemic, causing 91 overdose …
First malaria vaccine to be tested in Africa next year
The World Health Organization announced Monday that it has the go-ahead to try the first malaria …
How a plastic-munching caterpillar could help save the earth
Even the smallest among us can be big heroes. Take the lowly wax worm, for instance.
Florida releases experimental mosquitoes to fight Zika
Thousands of mosquitoes infected with the Wolbachia bacteria were released in an area of the …
Next great medical innovations that could save children
What medical advancements could save the lives of our children in the future? That's the question …
Jalapeno-flavored chips recalled over Salmonella fear
Frito-Lay is recalling two jalapeño-flavored potato chip products over fears of Salmonella …