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.
Whether or not a doctor labels a child's potential symptoms as those associated with a specific disease impacts a parent's decision to medicate a child.
The American Psychiatric Association (APA) plans to revise their language on ADHD in the forthcoming issue of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders in order to expand availability of treatment.
Not everybody can afford clinic-based therapy sessions for weight reduction for kids. Now, a new study has shown that simple, basic steps can be just as effective as other weight-control programs.
Poor levels of physical activity coupled with an unhealthy diet are raising the risk of today's teens growing up to have serious health complications, says a new study.
Women going through menopause who suffer from hot flashes or night sweats had less symptoms when they took a Chinese herbal formula, according to a new study published in the latest edition of Menopause: The Journal of The North American Menopause Society.
Two people in China have died after being infected with H7N9 avian influenza and a third person is in critical condition with a virus that had not previously been transmitted to humans, Chinese officials said Sunday.
Women going through menopause should reconsider taking hormone replacement therapy (HRT) for symptoms as a new study published March 29 showed that combined HRT may raise the risk of getting breast cancer.