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Risky Rides: One in Five Parents Endangers Kids in Cars

One in five parents of young children admits bending the rules when carpooling, letting children ride without car seats and even seatbelts.






Tue, 16 Sep 2014 04:03:59 GMT
Ebola Surge: Obama to Pledge Millions to Keep Country Safe

President Barack Obama will announce a major surge in U.S. aid to fight the Ebola epidemic in West Africa later Tuesday.






Tue, 16 Sep 2014 04:01:04 GMT
One in Five Men Admits Hitting His Wife or Girlfriend

Close to one in five men admits he has hit, slapped, kicked or otherwise attacked a wife or girlfriend, researchers say.






Mon, 15 Sep 2014 23:20:05 GMT
Teens Create Tampon-Themed Video Game

Is the world ready for a video game about menstruation? Two high-school girls think so.






Mon, 15 Sep 2014 20:59:26 GMT
One in Five Men Admits To Hitting Wives, Girlfriends

Close to one in five men admits he has hit, slapped, kicked or otherwise attacked a wife or girlfriend, researchers say.






Mon, 15 Sep 2014 20:53:17 GMT
Are Hospitals Part of the Ebola Problem?

It may be time to take a whole new approach to fighting Ebola, moving patients away from hospitals to special containment units, experts say.






Mon, 15 Sep 2014 17:11:57 GMT
Royal Siblings: What's the Ideal Age Gap Between Kids?

Siblings close in age are a royal tradition, but is it better to have children spaced closer together, or farther apart?






Mon, 15 Sep 2014 16:18:42 GMT
Doctor Dies of Ebola After Failed Evacuation Bid

Sierra Leone had requested funds from WHO to transport Dr. Olivet Buck to Europe, saying the country could not afford to lose another doctor.






Sun, 14 Sep 2014 12:59:10 GMT
Texas Girl's Obesity Battle Spotlights a Silent Crisis

The parents of a Texas girl fighting medically induced obesity fear others with adrenal insufficiency wont get the right treatment in emergencies.






Sat, 13 Sep 2014 13:49:23 GMT
6 Ways to Fight Jet Lag (Be Awake to Enjoy the Trip!)

Fatigue, impaired memory, inability to concentrate all symptoms of jet lag, all no fun -- but here are tips to trick your internal clock.






Sat, 13 Sep 2014 10:06:00 GMT
Just Who Is Leading the Fight Against Ebola?

Aid groups are clear they need people to fight Ebola in West Africa. Yet hardly anyone is sending them.






Sat, 13 Sep 2014 05:04:14 GMT
This Species is Going Extinct, And That's a Good Thing

A parasite in Africa might be on its last legs.






Fri, 12 Sep 2014 22:48:16 GMT
Doctor's Orders: Eat Ben & Jerry's to Help Cure Ebola?

Doctors treating Ebola patient Dr. Rick Sacra may have stumbled on the cure for him Ben & Jerrys Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough ice cream.






Fri, 12 Sep 2014 20:34:41 GMT
Steve Jobs Might Have Been Wrong About iPad for Kids

He made screens as irresistible as candy to children, but Steve Jobs wasnt a fan of his own kids being glued to the electronic gadgets he invented.






Fri, 12 Sep 2014 19:02:45 GMT
Breast and Brightest: MIT Aims to Build a Better Pump

Engineers are joining with nursing moms to come up with better designs for breast pumps at a hackathon later this month.






Fri, 12 Sep 2014 18:34:33 GMT
Shaken Baby Syndrome Survivors Are 'Horribly Afflicted'

About 25 percent of the victims of abusive head trauma die, according to the CDC. Of those who survive, 80 percent suffer brain damage.






Fri, 12 Sep 2014 14:56:00 GMT
EXCLUSIVE: Ebola Survivor Gives Blood to Treat New Victim

Ebola survivor Dr. Kent Brantly donated blood to treat another U.S. doctor infected with the virus, Samaritan's Purse President Franklin Graham says.






Thu, 11 Sep 2014 23:09:28 GMT
EXCLUSIVE: Ebola Victim Treated With Survivor's Blood

Doctors treating the third U.S. Ebola patient, Dr. Rick Sacra, have given him every treatment they can think of, and say hes getting better every day.

Thu, 11 Sep 2014 21:21:37 GMT
Marvel Comics Touts Anti-Bullying Superheroes

For the month of October, Marvel Comics characters will take a break from fighting super-villains to battle a more insidious evil: bullying.






Thu, 11 Sep 2014 18:50:12 GMT
Watch Live: Wife of Ebola-Stricken Doctor Speaks

Debbie Sacra, the wife of Dr. Rick Sacra who contracted the Ebola virus while treating patients in West Africa, speaks to the media.






Thu, 11 Sep 2014 18:11:05 GMT
Kent Brantly's Blood Used to Treat Newly Infected Ebola Patient

Ebola survivor Dr. Kent Brantly donated blood to treat another U.S. doctor infected with the virus, Samaritan's Purse President Franklin Graham says.






Thu, 11 Sep 2014 18:08:10 GMT
'I Am Eleven' Explores Age On Edge of Adolescence

The new documentary I Am Eleven takes a candid look at that magical moment between childhood and adolescence.






Thu, 11 Sep 2014 17:18:33 GMT
6 Things I Want My Sons to Know About Depression

A dad battling depression wants his boys to be informed: "If I dont talk with my sons about the twisting despair brought on by depression, who will?"






Thu, 11 Sep 2014 16:19:08 GMT
FDA Approves New Weight-Loss Drug Contrave

U.S. regulators are greenlighting a new weight-loss drug called Contrave, the third in a string of approvals for anti-obesity treatments.






Thu, 11 Sep 2014 15:36:31 GMT
Companies' Ebola Plea: We Need Action Now

West Africas Ebola epidemic has started affecting mining operations, and companies feeling the pinch are pushing back.






Thu, 11 Sep 2014 15:14:41 GMT
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