In the midst of the diabetes epidemic, a glimmer of good news: Heart attacks, strokes and other complications from the disease are plummeting.
Children with a certain genetic marker are more likely to play violent video games and watch violent TV shows and movies.
A new report has found nearly 6,000 natural gas leaks in Washington, D.C., including 12 in manholes where high methane levels posed a risk of explosion.
The number of countries possessing the makings of a nuclear bomb has dropped by almost one-quarter over the past two years, but there remain “dangerous weak links” in nuclear materials security that could be exploited by terrorist groups with potentially catastrophic results, according to a study released Wednesday.
A recent report suggests that just 31 percent of people throughout the United States put in 40 hours of work per week.
According to the Pew Research Center, a majority people in the United States are against a federal ban on trans fats.
A new study coordinated by the World Health Organization indicates that depression is now the second leading cause of disability in the world.
A recent study conducted by the Pew Research Center in Washington, D.C. found that the Republican party is divided on the matter of global warming.
Researchers from the Committee on Adolescence at the American Academy of Pediatrics said that condoms should be made more available to teenagers.
A recent survey conducted by the Pew Research Center in Washington, D.C. revealed that about a third of younger adults – specifically, 18- to 29-year-olds – learn about current events from Facebook.