A minority of patients have lupus only on the skin, and while this is not life threatening, it can still be psychologically devastating.
A well known sportswriter and parent shares the red flags he saw as well as the benefits of playing youth football.
A new survey shows more pediatricians are experiencing vaccination refusal, and while the reasons are evolving, they still often result from misinformation.
During the Halloween season, many people seek out frightening experiences. This controlled fear has a psychological and developmental purpose, as an expert explains.
Genetic testing is now available to consumers to satisfy a variety of desires, however, risks come with what doctors say is incomplete knowledge.
Research shows many homeless men have suffered a traumatic brain injury, raising the possibility that TBIs may cause behaviors directly leading to homelessness.
People who are adopted have more psychological problems than others, yet they also tend to have other psychological strengths.
Tickling is a unique application of the sense of touch that surprisingly has developmental and cultural importance.
Specially trained crisis intervention teams have spread around the country to prevent deaths, injuries, and unneccessary incarceration.
We hear little about leprosy today, but it still exists, and because it’s now treatable, often the stigma is worse than the disease.