Suicide attempts among black teenagers are rising

Moore Media/iStock(NEW YORK) —  Since the 1990s, suicide attempts among black youth have risen 73%, while attempts among white youth fell 7.5%, according to a study published Monday in the journal Pediatrics. Previous research has also shown
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Breastfeeding benefits mom, baby and the environment

kate_sept2004/iStock(NEW YORK) — Breastfeeding is not only good for mothers and their babies, but it also protects the environment according to an editorial in the British Medical Journal. “It benefits all of society,” Natalie Shenker, Ph.D., a
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'Weed moms' are the new 'wine moms'

Nastasic/iStock(NEW YORK) — Are weed moms the new wine moms? Though “wine mom” culture has long been the source of many a mommy meme and largely socially acceptable, marijuana-using moms are stepping out of the shadows and
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