Treating an ailing neighborhood as a “patient” helped improve housing and quality of life in a neighborhood of Columbus, Ohio.
Benzodiazepine prescriptions are on the rise. We explain the anti-anxiety drugs' potential for abuse, addiction and overdose.
We spotlight research on working moms. Overall, the research suggests maternal employment has little impact on kid's behavior and academic achievement over the short term and may have long-term benefits.
A childhood obesity prevention program helped kids get healthier, especially minority children, new research finds.
Two new studies show that American patients in the rural South are more likely to receive opioid prescriptions than patients in the urban North.
Adults who had incarcerated parents are less likely to get medical care when they need it and more likely to engage in risky behaviors.
What are the risks of formaldehyde exposure? And how much exposure constitutes a real risk? We review the research.
After same-sex marriage was legalized in the U.S., more gay men reported having health insurance, access to medical care and annual checkups.
A new strategy tested on suicidal military veterans was linked to lower odds they'd engage in suicidal behavior in the following six months.
To help reporters consider how best to cover obesity, Journalist’s Resource has summarized the findings of several recent studies on broader trends in the media.