Health

A New Study Raises Old Questions About Antidepressants And Autism

In fact, about one percent of babies born are diagnosed with a developmental disorder. "From the studies that are done in autism, we are seeing some of those ...


FDA approves Genentech drug for advanced lung cancer

The drug blocks ALK protein activity in an effort to prevent the spread of cancer cells. Patients with this lung cancer have a mutation in a gene called ALK ...


FDA OKs Baxalta's drug for von Willebrand bleeding disorder

This genetic disorder causes alterations or deficits in von Willebrand factor (VWF), resulting in impaired clotting, and affects women and men equally. The most...


Schools Are Still Not Showing Results With Sex Education

Based on the survey data , the CDC reports that there are "too few schools" in the USA teaching HIV, pregnancy and STD prevention; all of which are, according...


Many US School Students are not receiving Sufficient Sex Education

The numbers range from only 21% in Arizona to the highest 90% in New Jersey. In the case of middle schools, the percentage of schools teaching all topics reco...


Schools Failing Sex Ed — CDC

There is an unfortunate lack of education on the matter, and recklessness on the side of teenagers. The study, which you can read in full here, asks middle an...