ADHD More Often Missed in Minority Kids

Study found disparities in diagnosis, treatment rates

Average Lifespan Longer for Twins

And, identical twins tend to outlive fraternal twins, study shows

'Bagpipe' Lung Infection Kills Piper

Mold, fungi can collect in wind instruments, researchers explained

Banned PCB Chemicals Still Tied to Autism in U.S. Kids

These toxins have lingered in the environment, study authors say

Breast-Feeding Rates Climb, But Many Moms Quit Early: CDC

American Academy of Pediatrics recommends babies get only breast milk for the first 6 months of life

Climate Change May Prolong Smog Season in Southeast U.S.

Air quality is becoming more sensitive to the effects of extreme weather, new study finds

Fast Action Can Prevent Sepsis Death: CDC

Know the signs of extreme response to infection, consider it a 'medical emergency'

Gene Test Might Quickly ID Baby's Infection

Goal is to distinguish between bacterial, viral illness, researchers say

Health Highlights: Aug. 23, 2016

  • Congress Questioning EpiPen Price Hike

  • Jimmy Carter Thought He Had Just Weeks to Live After Cancer Diagnosis

  • New Process Turns Mice Transparent, Reveals Nervous System

Health Tip: Pack Healthier Lunches

But don't sacrifice variety and taste