Life-threatening infections caused by C. difficile bacteria sicken thousands a year, say health officials.
The state's governor signed a measure allowing the use of marijuana derivatives for severe epilepsy.
Agency says vaccinations must be immediately stepped up across Europe and central Asia.
In the last 10 years, their use has increased nearly five-fold.
Coastal areas will need to prepare for short term and extreme sea level events, say scientists.
The droughts will worsen for the Midwest and Southwest through the century.
Research shows that an average of 8 million metric tons of plastic waste enters the world’s oceans each year.
Research suggests that the innermost core of Earth has another, distinct region at its center.
A study looked at the connection between consuming certain drinks and hyperactivity.
A study suggests that the rise in childhood obesity may be tapering off in the under-10s.
Researchers argue that doctors should sometimes advise small increases in activity.
Apps aim to change people’s behaviors, but often without the most effective tools, report shows.
Reusing syringes leads to millions being infected with disease each year, group says.
The 15-minute detection test is aimed at further containing the virus.
Disease detected at Myanmar-India border poses "enormous threat" to global health, say scientists.
A compound has performed exceedingly well in monkeys to block H.I.V.
A study looked at the severity of danger in the use of multiple drugs.
Parents who forgo the dishwasher to hand-wash dishes less likely to have kids with allergies, suggests study.
A study found that giving infants small amounts of peanuts could prevent peanut allergies.
The LHC is expected to start work again next month and be more powerful than before.