U.S. Approves 1st Drug Developed To Prevent Chronic MigrainesThe monthly shot Aimovig is the first in a new class of long-acting drugs for preventing migraines.
CDC: U.S. Birth Rate Hits 30-Year Low, Fertility Rate FallingU.S. birth rates declined last year for women in their teens, 20s and — surprisingly — their 30s, leading to the fewest babies in 30 years.
What Do You Hear? Yanny Or Laurel?A 4-second audio clip has got everybody talking and everybody picking sides. What do you hear? Yanny? Or Laurel?
More Parents Smoking Marijuana Around Children, Study SaysThe ability for more parents to smoke pot legally could create a dangerous environment for children breathing in secondhand smoke.
Researchers Discover Deadly New Pig Virus That Could Spread to HumansResearchers say they have identified a new virus in pigs that could be a threat to humans.
Major Depression Diagnoses Up 33 Percent In Recent YearsThe jump was even more serious among children and young adults, with depression diagnoses rising by 47 percent in millennials and 63 percent in adolescents.
Researchers Say We Could Be One Step Closer To Cure For The Common ColdCould we be one step closer to a cure for the common cold? Scientists think so.
Report: More Than 24 People Have Died From CO Poisoning From Keyless VehiclesAccording to a new report by the New York Times, since 2006, more than two dozen people have died from carbon monoxide poisoning when a keyless vehicle was accidentally left running inside a garage.
'All of Us' Research Program Recruiting ParticipantsLocal researchers are recruiting thousands of New Englanders to participate in one of the largest biobanks of its kind.
Climate Change Is Making Your Allergies WorseThe American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology says climate change is causing allergy seasons to last longer.
Concerns Over Lasting Exposure To Third-Hand SmokeA new study found that residual chemicals from tobacco smoke can linger on furniture and carpets even if no one has smoked there for years.
Typhoid Fever Confirmed In Child At North Quincy DaycareA child at a Bright Horizons daycare in North Quincy, who had traveled abroad recently, has been diagnosed with typhoid fever.