New studies suggest highly contagious stomach virus could be spread by airborne particles.
For some students finals have arrived, and now a new study finds they may actually perform better on tests, if they don't carry a cell phone to class.
Fewer students say they are being bullied at school. But those who are bullied are more likely to be girls than boys, more likely to be white than minority students — and more likely to be harassed on social media than in the hallways.
More than two out of five American honeybee colonies died in the past year, and surprisingly the worst die-off was in the summer, according to a federal survey.
A new study reveals babies prefer listening to other babies - rather than adults.
The Social Security Administration projects that its trust funds will be depleted by 2033—not an optimistic forecast. But it may be even bleaker than that.
A new study from the Cornell Food and Brand Lab suggests that eating an apple before shopping for groceries could lead to healthier food choices.
Heavy drinking is on the rise in many parts of the U.S. — up more than 17 percent since 2005, researchers reported Thursday. And rates are rising faster among women than among men.
Another study aimed at soothing the fears of some parents shows that vaccines don't cause autism.
A new study confirms shorter people have an increased risk of coronary heart disease.
Teen births continue to drop in the US but a new study finds the use of long acting birth control methods could further reduce the problem.
A new study reveals the pay gap between male and female nurses has not narrowed over time.
Despite all the talk about encouraging girls in math and science, many teachers still harbor unconscious biases that dissuade girls from going into these fields, a new study suggests.
Scientists at the Scripps Research Institute have announced the creation of a drug that may help the body stop, or neutralize HIV.
A study by a team of Texas A&M-led architecture researchers employing lasers and digital images shows the iconic west facade of the Alamo in downtown San Antonio is slowly eroding.
A 2008 study by the Workforce Institute at Kronos discovered that 1.5 million people will call in sick after Super Bowl Sunday.
New study finds running just five minutes each day can prolong your life. Erika Edwards reports.
Tracking of Great White sharks reveals surprising facts. John Rogers reports.
Study finds cash is covered in bacteria.
New study finds childhood obesity rates holding steady...at best.