What happens when you take genetic tests out of the doctor's office? Research highlights the effects of direct-to-consumer testing services.
A new online course from First Draft -- our partner across the hall at Harvard’s Shorenstein Center -- helps journalists use free tools to track down, source and verify information they find online.
New research indicates that safe injection sites help people who use drugs access treatment.
What are schools doing to prepare against gun violence? We've gathered research on strategies and effects.
It turns out pigs can fly. And turtles and dogs, but maybe not peacocks or hamsters. As some household (and exotic) pets receive promotions to more clinical roles as emotional support animals (ESAs), companions that run the gamut from furry to scaly are popping up increasingly in unexpected places. The U.S. Department of Justice
Research on child abuse in America, with a focus on incidence, risk factors and sentencing.
Teen girls who are attracted to other girls are much more likely to be suspended or expelled from school than straight girls, a new study suggests.
About a quarter of U.S. adult handgun owners carry a loaded firearm with them at least once a month, a new study suggests. Around a third do it on a daily basis.
New research suggests even mild head injuries pose a risk for the development of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), a neurodegenerative disease.
People who change their beliefs tend not to recall their initial, opposing beliefs.