April 4 is International Mine Awareness Day. Learn how teaching kids soccer can protect them from land mines.
An experimental vaccine from the National Institutes of Health to protect against the Zika virus is showing promising results.
In 2012, Nigeria accounted for half of the world’s cases of polio. Now it hasn’t seen a new case in more than a year. What does this mean for the world?
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo visits Iowa March 3-4 to highlight American farm products. Read about the exacting standards of the U.S. inspection system.
Joed Osorio started using illegal drugs when he was just 10 years old. Today he is a “prevention coach” with the San Lucas Community Anti-Drug Coalition.
For some health workers, addressing the psychological effects of the Ebola epidemic in Liberia is as important as prevention or treatment. Battling death and rumors Rumors...
Fitness devices that track the number of steps a person takes could soon routinely do a lot more to monitor people's health.
A promising new drug, PF-06647020, targets cancers that spread quickly and are notoriously hard to cure, including some breast, ovarian and lung cancers.
Mastering a new language not only can boost your confidence, introduce you to a new culture or land you a job; it also can offer cognitive benefits.