Research suggests some are seeking out painkillers when what they really need is Prozac.
I knew that I could not be a healthy mother to any child if my depression and anxiety were not being treated.
A guide for those on the fence
The story of a decades-long lead-poisoning lawsuit in New Orleans illustrates how the toxin destroys black families and communities alike.
The administration’s contentious new order risks dealing a blow to one of America’s most successful global-health campaigns.
If the parents are picked up by immigration authorities, what happens to their kids?
Incensed by attempts to repeal the Affordable Care Act, several Democratic physicians are planning to run for office.
Uncovering the link between early trauma and lifelong illness
We’re a long way from Gilead, praise be, but pollution can hurt fertility.
New research from Harvard and Columbia says gluten does not cause heart disease. Why is that even a question?
A generation of parents are revealing some advantages of the condition, even when their children don’t share the diagnosis.
The administration is contemplating a cap on what the NIH spends on overhead—a move that critics say will “disembowel” many research institutes.
How former president George H. W. Bush's program launched a new understanding of childhood development.
Tucked in the Adirondacks, the institution had a piano, a stage, and a lot of dancing patients.
The surprising benefits of stultification
The condition has long been considered untreatable. Experts can spot it in a child as young as 3 or 4. But a new clinical approach offers hope.
How early childhood became political
The dangerous opioid is forcing police and forensic-lab workers to invent new ways to protect themselves.
It’s not that stressful to hide something from people, but it is stressful to think about it all the time.
A mistranslation is spreading misinformation about the news from the Democratic Republic of the Congo.