Some jobs pose a heightened risk of eye injury, especially if the job involves machinery or chemicals. The American Optometric Association recommends: Familiarizing yourself with workplace dangers that could threaten your eye safety. Using devices such as work screens or machine Read more
Growing up on a farm may help ward off allergies later in life, a new study suggests. The study also found that women who spend their early years on a farm typically have stronger lungs than their suburban or city-dwelling peers. Read more
The brown Culex mosquito doesn't appear to be able to transmit the Zika virus to people, researchers report. The researchers at Kansas State University's Biosecurity Research Institute said their findings should assist health officials in their efforts to contain the mosquito-borne Read more
Coronaviruses are common viruses that most people get at some time in their lives. They are common throughout the world, and they can infect people and animals.