President Barack Obama is asking for $235 million as part of his new budget proposal to fund mental health initiatives, which will be focused on initiatives to help schools detect early warning signs and train thousands of new mental health professionals.
A new report showed that nearly two dozen U.S. medical centers conducted a four-year long study to test oxygen levels in premature newborns, but failed to tell parents that a possible side effect includes blindness and even death.
A site in China was found to contain 190-million-year old organic remains from non-avian dinosaurs and dinosaur embryos, providing a new insight into how the extinct animals grew to be so large.
Nobel Prize winner Sir Robert Edwards, a "co-pioneer" of the in vitro fertilization technique in the 1950's, died Wednesday in his sleep after a long illness, the University of Cambridge said. He was 87.
Bedbugs spread rapidly and are a hassle to get rid of but a newly material designed to mimic the hooked hairs found on leaves could help trap and control bedbugs, a new study said Wednesday.
African-Americans with a particular gene are twice as likely to develop Alzheimer's disease in old age as those without it, however there is no major genetic difference that could account for the slight excess risk, a new study said Tuesday.
Albert Einstein famously described quantum entanglement as "spooky action at distance", but now a group of European researchers has proposed the largest quantum network yet: Between Earth and the International Space Station.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration have approved a drug to treat morning sickness that was withdrawn from the market 30 years ago amid false reports that it caused birth defects.
Brace yourself for a bumpy transatlantic flight in the near future which will be caused by the increasing climate change, scientists warned Monday.
Two Brooklyn infants have contracted herpes through a controversial religious circumcision ritual in the past three months, which has been linked to the spread of the potentially deadly virus to newborn boys, according to the New York City Health Department.
Dr. Lauren Smith announced Friday that she will be vacating her office after eight months serving as the interim commissioner at the state level with the Massachusetts’ Department of Health.
Walgreen Co, the largest U.S. drugstore chain, is expanding their Take Care Clinics to include treatment of diabetes, asthma and other chronic illnesses in a bid to lure new customers including millions from insurance under the Obama's Affordable Care Act.
NASA and European Space Agency (ESA) said that hundreds of volcanoes on Jupiter's moon Io aren't where they're supposed to be.
Scottish scientists have developed a way to induce stem cells to growing into new bone.
Millions of lives around the world can be saved every year if people cut down on their salt and increase potassium intake by consuming more fruits and vegetables, according to new studies published in the British Medical Journal.