Health News

Saturday, February 5, 2011 - 00:00
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Makena (hydroxyprogesterone caproate) injection to reduce the risk of preterm delivery before 37 weeks of pregnancy, in pregnant women with a histo
Saturday, February 5, 2011 - 00:00
Mental health problems are more common in England's gay, lesbian and bisexual population than the heterosexual population, according to new research.
Saturday, February 5, 2011 - 00:00
Children who grow up in poverty have health problems as adults. But a new study finds that poor adolescents who live in communities with more social cohesiveness and control get some measure of protec
Saturday, February 5, 2011 - 00:00
Psychological scientists have found that many aspects of learning and development have a critical window-if a developmental event doesn't happen by a particular age, it never will. For example, learni
Saturday, February 5, 2011 - 00:00
According to the World Health Organization (WHO), severe injuries caused by fire caused over 320,000 deaths a year. Experts believe that most of these deaths could be prevented by surgery.
Saturday, February 5, 2011 - 00:00
A major trial comparing the effectiveness of two classes of drugs commonly used to treat HIV in children has found that both are equally effective as an initial treatment. The study, published online