It has been 11 years since the FDA approved aripiprazole for children with autism. The drug initially had a reputation of having fewer side effects than its competitor — but a decade's worth of data suggest that is untrue.
Strong majorities of Americans from across the political spectrum support laws that allow family members or law enforcement to petition a judge to temporarily remove guns from a person who is seen to be a risk to themselves or others, according to a new survey.
Over the past 70 years, ultra-processed foods have come to dominate the US diet. These are foods made from cheap industrial ingredients and engineered to be super-tasty and generally high in fat, sugar and salt.
In the month following the show's debut in March 2017, there was a 28.9% increase in suicide among Americans ages 10-17, said the study, published Monday in the Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.
A national reading survey by Scholastic reveals something they're calling the "decline by nine." According to the report, the percentage of kids defined as frequent readers — those who read books for fun five to seven days a week — drops from 57% among 8-year-olds to 35% among 9-year-olds.