About 15 million Nigerian children work - the highest rate in West Africa.
Several studies on locavores – people who go out of their way to buy foods and other products from local sources – explore the beliefs and values that makes them tick.
Societies that are happier than others would be reflecting more confidence and trust in their institutions and economic systems.
In the hunt for the next Messi, conventional wisdom favours football players with lots of experience at an early age. Research and England's example may advocate a different approach.
If you're worried about food poisoning at your next barbecue, wait until you see what's for pudding.
Research shows that cities benefit from car-free days in many ways.
South Africa has made significant progress with some of the sustainable development goal targets. But with others its lagging far behind.
Part of yoga's appeal is that it continues to be seen as a mystical, ancient tradition. The truth is, the practice of yoga has gone through some profound shifts.
The number of UK babies being born to surrogate mothers has risen by 255% in the past six years.
Our genes are important when it comes to aptitude for sleeping soundly.
Children in the UK drink more energy drinks than in any other country in Europe — and many parents are unaware of the health risks.
Indonesia has the region's highest rate of smoking among youths – one in five between the ages of 13 and 15 smoke. What should the government should do to stop youth from smoking?
Technology has made many aspects of daily life much easier. So why do we still feel so overwhelmed?
An expert explains how often you should poo and what it should look like.
New Zealand's coalition government in its first budget has treated public policies as investments, with the goal of improving social and environmental outcomes.
Volunteers have long been the lifeblood of rural communities. But as their numbers shrink, remote towns are at a loss for how to replace them.
What to expect when you're expecting an operation.
Immigration Minister Hussen recently announced changes to the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act helping to remove health discrimination in immigration. However, we have a long way to go still.
Racism affects us emotionally and physically. Prof. Roberta K. Timothy offers eight ways to strategically empower and care for oneself when dealing with everyday racism.
The presidents of the University of Michigan, the University of Oregon and The Ohio State University offer three ways to judge the value of a college education.