A new study records discrepancies in the reporting of cases of newborn exposure to illicit substances to state agencies in Illinois.
An emerging body of research indicates that in some instances, patients fare better under the medical care of women.
Many hair products used by black women and children contain unlisted chemicals that can interfere with the body’s natural hormones.
This sampling of research examines urban renewal efforts and how vacant and abandoned buildings affect local property values, crime and health.
Key facts and the latest scholarship on methamphetamine, a highly addictive drug that has recently made a resurgence.
Lyme disease, a bacterial infection spread through ticks, has been linked in a study to a new concern: obsessive-compulsive symptoms (OCS).
What is the microbiome? We highlight recent research on the unique communities of trillions of bacteria that we all host.
Journalists rely on three types of research papers most often in their work: White papers, working papers and peer-reviewed journal articles. We explain each, pointing out its strengths and weaknesses.
Do looser advertising standards produce well-informed consumers, or drive needless demand? We examine the research.
California’s eugenic sterilization program disproportionately targeted Latinos, and especially Latina women, new research finds.