About 11 percent of all children in the U.S. aged between 4 and 17 years, which is about 6.4 million children, have been diagnosed with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. Latest data on the condition provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention show that one in every 5 boys has received an ADHD diagnosis.
Many patients who quit taking their cholesterol-lowering statin drugs because of side effects can successfully try again taking them, a new study said on Monday.
Pharmaceutical pollution is now being detected in bodies of water throughout the country and its effects are debilitating for local plant and animal life.
Natura Pet Products has expanded a voluntary recall of its dry pet foods due to potential salmonella contamination.
A total of 1,700 Chinese students infected were reported infected with HIV last year, up 24.5 percent from the year before.
New changes to Michigan's Medical Marijuana Act take are designed to ensure the drug is getting into the right hands.
Perceptions that young adolescents are more sexually active today than in the past is largely unfounded, according to a report in the April issue of the journal Pediatrics.
Elisha "Eli" Reimer is the first teen with Down syndrome to ever climb Mount Everest, an act he did in order to raise more than $85,000 for the foundation a foundation that carries his name.
Improvements in silicone breast implants are leading many women to revert back to the once popular device; however, the FDA warns that it's still not a life-time device.