Start school later in the morning? Parents are split on the idea
Both the American Academy of Sleep Medicine and the American Academy of Pediatrics recommend that school start no earlier than 8:30 a.m. for teenagers.
Lyme disease cases are on the rise, CDC says
Experts estimate that as many as 300,000 people are now infected each year.
Backyard poultry tied to salmonella outbreaks
Nearly 1,000 people have become sick and one has died from contact with backyard flocks. Learn how to steer clear of infection.
With the nasal spray out, fewer kids got flu vaccinations
Getting rid of the nasal spray option may have resulted in fewer kids getting a flu vaccine, a new study says.
New moles even more dangerous than old ones
Regular body checks can help you spot the most serious type of skin cancer early, when it's often easiest to treat.
Atrial fibrillation: Why you shouldn't ignore a fluttering heart
Without treatment, this dangerous heart condition could cause a stroke.