A new study suggests that people with ADHD tend to fall asleep later and get less sleep, with consequences for behavior and attention.

The National Science Foundation said that all staff on site were safe as of 8 a.m. Wednesday.

The expanded security detail provides 24/7 protection for Administrator Scott Pruitt.

The plan to dismantle the Affordable Care Act would cut $215 billion from federal funding of health insurance by 2026.

Instead, we're still bumbling around with unwieldy imperial units. Aaarrrrgh!

Genome editing tool CRISPR allowed scientists to create mutant butterflies with weird patterns.

Fires and explosions sent plumes of black smoke that could be seen for miles and allegedly sickened residents and emergency responders.

Ranchers and fishing industry praise plan for more access to federally protected areas.

"I was playing with it like little kids do,” Victor Pratt said from a hospital, through cheeks swollen nearly shut.

Because of budget cuts, a research center that has produced hundreds of “whooper” chicks for reintroduction will now focus on its other projects.

Maryn McKenna says the drugs used to raise poultry have created a serious health threat.

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A study sees best long-term outcomes among those who had consistent weight loss.

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Some grew odd ribs in their neck, suggesting genetic trouble before their extinction.

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A Medicare pilot program made him question the motive for nearly every medical decision.

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A list of candidates for EPA's influential Science Advisory Board includes those who have fought the agency in court.

The interior secretary’s recommendations would radically alter what activities are permitted within the sites.

Yes, asthma can be difficult when you’re younger, but special challenges arise for seniors

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The alternate-day-fasting approach, though, may be harder to stick to, researchers find.

Doing so may help cancer patients and others at risk, but the idea is controversial.

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Documentary asks hip-hop celebrities how they stay healthy — or not.

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Republican efforts to “repeal and replace” the Affordable Care Act are back, in a big way. And the “What the Health” podcast is focused on Capitol Hill’s debate on the bill by Sens. Lindsey Graham (R-...

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Republican efforts in Congress to “repeal and replace” the federal Affordable Care Act are back from the dead. Again. While the chances for this last-ditch measure appear iffy, many GOP senators are r...

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Family health insurance premiums rose an average 3 percent this year for people getting coverage through the workplace, the sixth consecutive year of small increases, according to a study released Tue...

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It does not take a hurricane to put nursing home residents at risk when disaster strikes. Around the country, facilities have been caught unprepared for far more mundane emergencies than the hurricane...

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