Wed, 28 Sep 2016 22:05:51 GMTImplicit bias is an uncomfortable subject for many people, especially those who believe they don't have any racial bias. But we all have it. We're just not always aware of it and how deeply rooted it can be.
Tue, 07 Jun 2016 21:17:42 GMTIt's been more than a half a century since the Supreme Court's Brown v. Board of Education ruling found that "separate but equal" has no place in U.S. public schools.
Fri, 20 May 2016 21:38:31 GMTA new report shows a growing number of segregated schools. CNN's Polo Sandoval reports.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 19:10:44 GMTA surgery recommended to women as a way to prevent ovarian cancer is unethical in many cases, say Mayo Clinic researchers.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 21:55:52 GMTFatness was an unexpected topic at the presidential debate -- and many obesity experts now say that they are concerned about what was said.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 21:30:21 GMTThere is never a good time to find out you have cancer. But the bad news couldn't have come at a worst moment for expectant father Cagney Wenk.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 09:58:34 GMTIn response to a recent warning by American Medical Association against the use of powerful LED lights, cities are now opting for street lamps with lower color temperatures, meaning less blue light emission.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 15:54:29 GMTAn effort spanning two decades has resulted in a global first: The Americas have eliminated measles, the World Health Organization said this week. The battle was won through mass vaccination to prevent the viral disease, which can cause severe health problems including pneumonia, blindness, brain swelling and even death.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 22:47:29 GMTWhen you're trying to pass a kidney stone, you're probably not thinking, in your cloud of agony, "Darn it! I should have ridden a roller coaster."
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Wed, 28 Sep 2016 09:32:26 GMTGoing on vacation could be the secret to a long and healthy life, .
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 20:43:58 GMTNot everyone is rejoicing following the birth of a seemingly healthy three-parent baby earlier this year, which is detailed in study published in a scientific journal Tuesday. The baby boy was born on April 6 in Mexico, having been conceived using a technique called spindle nuclear transfer.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 17:53:03 GMTThe 8-year-old said he's protesting against racial injustice
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 19:11:15 GMTIt used to be that sex and offensive language were the most frequently cited reasons for attempts to remove books from schools and libraries. And, anything to do with Harry Potter.
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Wed, 28 Sep 2016 13:13:31 GMTA fawn in Oklahoma found itself in a tough predicament.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 12:49:26 GMTAs kids become more independent, we want to foster their sense of responsibility and give them room to prove themselves. But it can be difficult to navigate this natural separation, especially when kids are doing who-knows-what on their devices. There are constant questions: Where are they? Who's contacting them? What are they doing online? Since tweens and teens are often tight-lipped about their lives, it can be tricky to get clear answers.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 14:10:42 GMTThe pharmacy chain pitches started in August: Come in and get your flu shot.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 10:44:57 GMTDiseases caused by fungi are deadlier than many think, killing around 1.5 million people globally each year.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 15:25:30 GMTA study links the diversity of bacteria in feces with a person's weight, and scientists think transplants to widen the variety could help prevent obesity.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 12:35:54 GMTA new blood test could help doctors tailor treatments for depression by identifying which drugs will be most effective in each patient.
Sat, 24 Sep 2016 18:47:04 GMTIn modern history, few things have caused such a sharp spike in US deaths as drug overdoses.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 00:32:15 GMTSeven people died from drug overdoses in Ohio's Cuyahoga County on Saturday, prompting the county's medical examiner to issue a public health warning.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 15:35:27 GMTVeteran, centenarian and Harley lover Ray Weser got to go on one last roaring motorcycle ride.
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Fri, 23 Sep 2016 19:19:12 GMTHearing the words "$3 billion," most of us felt vaguely stunned, so we missed hearing what came next during Wednesday's announcement from Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and Dr. Priscilla Chan. The Silicon Valley couple also introduced the world to the new president of Chan Zuckerberg Science -- now perhaps the most influential scientist on the planet.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 22:13:11 GMTThe Food and Drug Administration approved a so-called artificial pancreas Wednesday. The first-of-its-kind device, the size of a cell phone, monitors and treats patients with type 1 diabetes, also known as juvenile diabetes.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 17:44:37 GMTThe short, scarce breaths had all but stopped by the time the paramedics arrived.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 08:42:57 GMTMost people -- 92% of the world's population -- live in places where the air quality doesn't meet World Health Organization guidelines.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 02:00:14 GMTA chemical formerly used in pesticides and most recently in carpet-cleaning products has been ingested by wildlife throughout North America, according to a study appearing today in the journal Environmental Science & Technology.