Autism Genes Vary, Even in Affected Siblings, Study Finds

Only one-third of siblings with autism shared similar genetic variations, researchers say

Childhood Neglect May Affect Brain Development, Study Says

Changes in white matter seen in institutionalized children

Could Premature Birth Affect Adult Relationships, Self-Esteem?

Young people who were born preemies start having sex later than their peers, study finds

Health Highlights: Jan. 26, 2015
  • After Ebola Crisis, UN Pledges to Do Better

  • Genetically Modified Mosquitoes May be Used to Fight Viral Diseases in Florida Keys

  • H5N1 Found in Wild Duck in Washington State

Health Tip: Getting a Good Day's Sleep

When you work the night shift

Health Tip: Identifying Signs of Shoulder Arthritis

Including pain that worsens

How to Stay Safe When Riding Out a Blizzard

Tips for protecting you, your family and your home

Menu Calorie Counts May Mean Less Fattening Meals for Kids

Study suggests certain calorie information might also prompt parents to encourage more exercise

Morphine After Tonsillectomy Tied to Breathing Problems in Study

Motrin, Advil a safe option for children, researchers say

Natpara Approved for Hormone Disorder Causing Low Blood Calcium

Drug is for people with insufficient parathyroid hormone

New Bacterial Meningitis Vaccine Approved

Bexsero prevents deadly infection of spinal cord lining

Pediatricians' Group Opposes Legal Marijuana

American Academy of Pediatrics says drug has potential to harm children

Reducing Work-Family Conflict May Improve Sleep

When managers and employees got more support in workplace, everyone got more rest, study says

Troubled Boys, Girls Have Sex Earlier, Study Finds

Disruptive behavior at age 5 was predictive in boys, age 10 for girls

Watch Out for Falling Icicles

Winter's hazards aren't all underfoot, doctor warns