Prenatal exposure to maternal fever during the second trimester raised odds of autism spectrum disorder by 40 percent, Mailman researchers found.
More than 40 percent of American children live in low-income families, according to a report from Mailman’s National Center for Children in Poverty.
Traces of flame retardants were found on the hands of all 3-year-olds in a Mailman study of 25 households in New York City.
The drone will collect air samples near industrial smokestacks and help scientists learn how pollutants disperse in the environment.
A new computer model can predict the onset, duration, and magnitude of influenza outbreaks in each neighborhood of New York City.
In Zimbabwe, Malawi, and Zambia, new infections are falling and the percentage of the population infected with HIV is stabilizing.