New tech 'addictions' are mostly just old moral panic
The kids are alright.
The WHO may add video games to its list of recognized addictions
It's part of a draft proposal that will be finalized next year.
WHO: Pollution is killing millions of children each year
One in four child deaths are caused by smog, unsafe water and other environmental hazards.
Measles has been eliminated in the Americas, according to WHO
It has stopped appearing on both continents, but foreign visitors continue to bring it back in.
Inhabitat's Week in Green: Solar Impulse's trans-Pacific flight, and more!
In other news, Apple donated some of its Earth Day proceeds to conservation efforts.
Zika virus declared an international health emergency
Medical science now has a big challenge on its hands.
Cellphones are dangerous / not dangerous: little tykes under the spotlight
In the rough and tumble debate surrounding the mobile phone's ability to cause cancer, both sides...
Cellphones are dangerous / not dangerous: Danish chatterbox edition
Concerned that a decade and a half of regular cellphone will have a long-term effect on your health?...
Research doubts link between cell phones, cancer
Back in May, the World Health Organization (WHO) issued the controversial results of a study th...