Most historically black colleges and universities are located in southern counties home to black populations with above-average rates of HIV infection, a new study finds.
Most people trust doctors to treat them only when necessary. A new study looks at the problem of "overtreatment recommendations."
E-cigarettes come in over 7,000 flavors. If the flavors were banned, as American regulators wish, more people are likely to smoke traditional cigarettes.
The debate over farmed salmon raises a number of health and environmental questions. This explainer and research review will help journalists sort through the noise.
Restaurant owners benefited the most from a sales tax cut in France, pocketing around 41 percent of the savings.
Americans are not all enjoying the same life expectancy gains. The differences, when mapped by county, could have predicted the 2016 presidential election.
A higher number of children are abducted by family members in the United States than previously thought. A new study suggests mothers and female relatives are most often the perpetrators.
Jews have long been associated with finance and banking. Today, people in areas of Germany that historically experienced the highest levels of anti-Semitism are economically worse off, new research shows.
A new study looks at who gets the most visitors in prison. Younger inmates receive more than older ones. White and Latino prisoners get nearly twice as many visitors as black prisoners.
Marijuana strains grown for potency contain less of a natural compound that seems to protect adolescent brains.