(NEW YORK) -- As more and more advocates and organizations work to dispel the myths that boys are better at math than girls or that women don't belong in STEM fields, new data is supporting their case.Boys and girls show the same brain activi...

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(ATLANTA) -- Cobb County, a suburban part of Atlanta, Georgia, confirmed a case of measles in an unvaccinated person, according to state health officials.The individual may have exposed others to the infectious disease between Oct. 31 and Nov...

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(NEW YORK) -- A 13-year-old Broadway actress, Laurel Griggs, has died after an apparently fatal asthma attack.Laurel appeared in the Tony award-winning show, Once. The musical shared news of the star's passing in a Facebook post Satu...

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(NEW YORK) -- Despite decades of rigorous research, proving time and time again that vaccines are safe, and copious evidence that vaccines work, saving an estimated 732,000 children’s lives and preventing millions of hospitalizations over the l...

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By Dr. Angelo Landriscina (NEW YORK) --  People who have trouble sleeping may be at higher risk of heart disease and stroke according to a new study published today in the medical journal Neurology.Researchers from Pekin...

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(ATLANTA) -- Officials have identified Vitamin E Acetate as a "strong culprit" in the vaping-related lung injuries that left thousands sick and 39 people dead, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Friday. The agency collecte...

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(HOUSTON) -- A young boy is being hailed a hero after his quick thinking helped save his mother's life.Chelsie Montemayor was unresponsive last Friday due to dangerously low blood sugar and her 5-year-old son Benjamin called his grandmother w...

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(MADISON, Wis.) -- Wisconsin state Assembly Republicans passed a slate of laws aimed at suicide prevention Thursday, in response to rising suicide rates in the state."Every one of us, unfortunately, has a friend, family member or colleague, w...

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(WASHINGTON) -- The Trump administration will announce the details of a possible ban on flavored e-cigarette and vaping products next week, President Donald Trump said Friday."We're going to be coming out with a very important position on vap...

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(NEW YORK) -- There is not enough time in the day for Amber Olsen.An average day for this mother means working as a business owner of the staffing company, Nextaff Gulf Coast, taking care of her two teenage daughters and finding a cure for he...

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(NEW YORK) -- Artist Rubem Robierb’s sleek white sculpture of massive butterfly wings certainly makes a statement."In trib...

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(NEW YORK) -- The category is: Cancer research, for $10,000.November is Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month, and Avi Gupta, a teen Jeopardy! champ who took home $100,000 over the summer, has donated part of his earnings to cancer resea...

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(NEW YORK) -- Move over Sophia and Isabelle -- Adah is coming to a nursery near you.The name is predicted by popular baby naming web site Nameberry to be the "top gi...

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(MEXICO CITY) -- Anthropologists in Mexico say they’ve uncovered more than 800 bones from 14 mammoths, in two human-made traps north of Mexico City, which are thought to be 15,000 years old.The pits -- which are 6 feet deep and 25 yards...

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