Pharmaceutical medicine tells us that childhood vaccines are lifesaving necessities, responsible for the fall in infant mortality and improved life expectancy. Images of polio-stricken children are often posted whenever shots…
Adverse childhood experiences have more than just mental and emotional effects. Growing up with abuse and violence during a time when we have very little power over our lives also…
My parents met on vacation and were engaged by the end of the week. They married five months later, and walked around holding hands for decades, until death did them part. From this auspicious beginning, no one could have predicted I'd be childfree by choice.
Biotech companies like Bayer Crop Science are targeting children to win young hearts and minds. Will they get away with deception?
Additives called “excitotoxins" may play a major role in the development of Parkinson’s, Alzheimer's, migraines, and other serious ailments.
Kids backpacks, birthday balloons, cars, and more are under fire for containing dangerous toxins like lead, cadmium, and phthalates.
Three decades ago, when I was still in medical school, autism affected one in 10,000 children. What changed between then and now to cause one in 50 children to become autistic?
Revealed - the fear, hype, and politics that have polarized this debate, and the sad stories of youth whose lives are cut short or changed forever from doing the norm.
Studies show cold medicine has little to no effect on children. Here are some other methods to help soothe your child's symptoms.
Here are 10 signs you may be gluten intolerant or sensitive and how you can test to see if you are.
Plastic pollution affects every waterway, sea, and ocean in the world, and when we damage our water systems, we're putting our own well-being at risk.
Obesity and diabetes aren't the only ailments linked to dining at the drive-through.