Think you’re allergic to penicillin? Think again

Nearly 95 percent of people who report having an allergy to the antibiotic can actually tolerate it—and that’s to their advantage.

May 28, 2017 0

Pediatricians’ advice—no fruit juice before age 1

Plus, the group supports limits for older kids and doing away with sippy cups for toddlers.

May 28, 2017 0

Let’s get grilling

You don’t have to sacrifice a healthy diet when you fire up the grill this summer.

May 27, 2017 0

Time to take your workouts outside

Make the switch from indoors to outdoors as the weather warms up.

May 27, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

‘I want to beat the odds’

Missie Charon is building a new home, and looks forward to building a new life after battling pancreatic cancer.

May 26, 2017 0

The water’s not fine: U.S. pool-linked infection doubles in 2 years

CDC warns cryptosporidiosis can cause weeks of watery diarrhea.

May 26, 2017 0

‘The silent killer’

About 1 in 50 Americans have unruptured brain aneurysms that can be deadly if they pop. How do you know when to get checked?

May 25, 2017 0

More fruits and veggies can slash obesity odds

Researchers encourage a mostly plant-based diet.

May 25, 2017 0

Playgrounds aren’t always all fun and games

ER doc offers ways to prevent injuries.

May 24, 2017 0

To eat or not to eat?

It's a great question for labor—and the answer is constantly undergoing change.

May 23, 2017 0

Heart attack risk spikes after respiratory infection

Even the common cold was linked to a 13-fold increased risk for about a week.

May 23, 2017 0

Many U.S. travelers skip measles shots, despite infection risk

Though the disease was eliminated in the U.S. in 2000, foreign travel can still bring it home.

May 22, 2017 0