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Young children who get more screen time than doctors recommend have differences in parts of the brain that support language and self-regulation, a study at Cincinnati…
In September, I traveled back to the midwest to visit with family and friends, and while I was in Detroit I couldn’t resist having a few…
From 1991 to 2017, the rate of reported suicide attempts by African-American teens rose, especially the rate among black boys, according to a study published Monday…
If you’re putting sugar in your coffee, you are hurting your body more than you realize. Sugar can wreck your metabolism, cause inflammation and spike your…
When a man in North Carolina was pulled over on suspicion of driving drunk, police didn't believe him when he said he hadn't had any alcohol.…
Maintaining a healthy lifestyle can be challenging at times, especially if there are other factors at play, like a busy work schedule, vacation time, or just…
When it comes to eating for gut health, arguably no one knows better than gastroenterologists, who spend their days working with patients who are suffering from…
Robert Chelsea turned down the first face he was offered. It was a fine face, one that could have taken him off the transplant waiting list…
You may want to take your blood pressure medicine at bedtime rather than when you get up in the morning, according to a study published Tuesday…
In the second semester of his freshman year at the University of Pennsylvania, Jack Park felt his depression pulling him downward. He sought counseling on campus.…