We may lose mobility and memory as we age but there is a bright side to getting older.
Researchers say indoor tanning is largely to blame.
A new drug to treat Crohn's Disease has shown early promise in initial studies.
Scoliosis is a side ways curvature of the spine that typically occurs in children before their "growth spurt." In some cases, it can be so severe that a child needs multiple back surgeries to fix the curve. Now, there's a new treatment that stops the need for all those operations
Parents of newborns may be taken aback when the doctor says their child has jaundice. However, it's a common condition, and usually nothing to be worried about.
The itchy red eyes, the sneezing, the stuffy nose. We love welcoming in spring, but not the allergies. So here are some tips to get you through the season.
Text messages can help people show up to their doctor appointments.
Boys with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) may benefit from omega-3 fatty acids found in fish and some vegetable oils.
New research finds using melatonin appears to be an effective way to improve sleep in a noisy environment.
A new study suggests a healthy diet can significantly cut the risk of heart disease among people over 40.
Researchers say they have developed a scoring system to help identify seniors who are at high risk for memory and thinking problems that might lead to dementia.
Overall the women's level of depression fell during the study and the more yoga they did, the better their mental health.
Obese women who develop diabetes during pregnancy and then gained weight after birth appear to have more than a forty-times higher risk of developing type 2 diabetes.
Getting treatment as quickly as possible is essential to reduce the impact of a stroke, so it's important to know how to spot the signs.
A National Institutes of Health study finds more than 40-percent of people taking prescriptions combine them with alcohol.
Blowing your nose may not always be the best thing to do.
Findings from a new study show curbing fast food restaurants did not lead to lower obesity rates in south Los Angeles.
Although most of us are born with perfect heart health it can quickly decline with unhealthy childhood behaviors.
A new study finds one in nine patients treated in the ER for kidney stones return for a repeat visit.
College basketball brackets are not the only thing happening during this time of year.
Loneliness may not only affect your mental health it may also harm your physical health.
Recess is an essential part of children's school days that can help them be successful once they head back to the classroom.
Chiropractic care may help relieve some migraine headache pain.
Colon cancer is one of the most common cancers diagnosed in the U.S. and it's also one of the most preventable.
Women looking for a better sex life. May want to spend more time in bed.
Oversharing online. A new study suggests it's pretty normal for teens.
"Dermatologists have a number of treatments available that can address the whole face. But unfortunately there's not much they can do for those with double chins. So this new procedure is a game changer."
Early morning non-alcoholic raves are helping get workers energized for the day!
"Growing Veterans" organization teachers veterans farming and gardening skills as a way to cope with PTSD.
Study: Children that breastfeed longer tend to have higher IQs.
Statistics released by cancer research UK show obese women have around a one in four risk of developing a weight-related cancer in their lifetime.
If you're looking for a fun way to exercise on St. Patrick's Day, or any day, Irish dancing might be for you.
A new program at a Florida hospital can help you change how you think in order to help you lose weight.
Researchers looked at data on more than 1,2000 adults between 30 and 95.
The American College of Physicians is advising against stress tests for people at low-risk for developing coronary heart disease.
More than 1.5 million women undergo breast biopsies each year in the US.
As we celebrate St. Patrick's Day by wearing green nutritionists remind us we should be eating green too!
Scientists at Boston Children's Hospital say low vaccination rates are responsible for the spread of measles that began in Disneyland late last year.
A new study links diet soda to increases in abdominal obesity among older adults.
Art therapy can help cancer patients express their feelings, and help their spirit.
A diagnosis of Multiple Sclerosis isn't slowing down Wendy Borderwisch.
Two new types of cholesterol drugs may greatly lower the risk for heart attacks and death.
It's a more than $30-billion-a-year industry-vitamins and supplements and they are not just for adults. Many companies are making vitamins for kids, but do they really need them?
Researchers analyzed medical records of more than 300,000 people living in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut.
About 3.6 million youth in the US currently smoke.
Area health officials want you to have a safe Spring Break.
A nutritionist weighs in on the pros and cons of juicing.
Researchers have released a new study that could lead to doctors diagnosing Autism as early as one year old, a move some people say would have a positive effect on children with Autism.
As the weather begins to warm up, so too does the market for houses; both buyers and sellers.
Two new studies show a new procedure to place a heart valve is safe and effective for people who are too frail for traditional open heart surgery.