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Child suicides in Japan are the highest they have been in more than three decades, the country’s education ministry says. In the fiscal year 2016/7 up to March, 250 children from elementary to high school age were recorded as having taken their own lives. The number is five more than last year, and...

Healthcare in the US is under increasing pressure due to an aging population. The baby boomers, who represent a far bigger demographic than the generations...

Citizens are learning about the myriad abuses of industrialized animal agriculture, and they are seeking healthier and more responsible alternatives. As...

Chocolate has more than 600 flavor compounds, according to Outside. In addition to rocking your taste buds, this popular treat affects different parts...

Many adults rely on the added jolt of caffeine to get them through the day. But that’s the last thing kids need, according to the governments of England...

A woman who claims she nearly went blind after not washing her mascara off for more than two decades is warning makeup users about her “bad habit.” Theresa...

A day care center in North Quincy, Mass., was closed on Wednesday and Thursday after a child came down with a case of typhoid fever. The child, who was...

This question often comes up on forums and websites covering the topic of varicose vein treatment. Stasis dermatitis is an inflammation of the skin on...

This new vaccine is the latest defense against a painful condition that is more common among older adults. It might be time to get vaccinated against shingles...

A 27-year-old Russian woman has died after doctors mistakenly filled her IV bag with a solution containing formaldehyde. Ekaterina Fedyaeva was said to...