As syphilis rates surge in the US, Louisiana case workers work hard to develop relationships with vulnerable women
Early next year, the Allahabad Kumbh Mela festival in India will attract 150 million pilgrims — and even more drug-resistant microbes
A minority in many ways, Erica Walker is determined to find how urban noise affects human health
How scientists are tracing a virus back in time
Efforts to rein in synthetic cannabinoid drugs are falling behind
As the FDA takes its first regulatory steps, state and local governments opt for a cautionary approach toward a controversial product that looks (too much?) like the real thing
Educational raps teach Harlem students about healthy eating and exercise
A neighborhood is divided over proposed park
Hip-hop gives stroke education a boost in New York City public schools
Housing New York’s transient mentally ill
Is the ban on gay blood donation health-conscious or homophobic?
Sensationalizing disease risk from our furry friends misses the point
Public health researchers attempt to teach parents about when to wean - and why
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