Every baby’s 9 steps into this new world

Crying, resting, bobbing and more—all newborns will go through these stages immediately after birth.

June 25, 2016 0

Adults embrace alternative medicine options

More than $30 billion is paid out-of-pocket for acupuncture, yoga, chiropractic care and supplements.

June 25, 2016 0
PATIENT STORY

Hope floats

In his first major swim competition since his heart transplant two years ago, Fred Nelis proves he’s unsinkable.

June 24, 2016 0

Is a gluten-free diet for me?

If you don't have to avoid gluten, you probably shouldn't.

June 24, 2016 0

Gamers lose out on sleep

Willingness to delay bedtime may point to addiction.

June 24, 2016 0

Folic acid now added to corn masa flour

FDA says fortification can reduce risk of certain birth defects in Hispanic population.

June 23, 2016 0

Prince’s painkiller spotlights danger of synthetic drugs

Opioid fentanyl and related street drugs highly lethal, addictive.

June 22, 2016 0

10 tips for fighting fair with your teens

Parents can turn disagreements into teachable moments. Be fair—and never lose your cool.

June 21, 2016 0

Are ‘workaholics’ prone to OCD, anxiety?

Study suggests a link, but it's not clear how overwork, mental issues may be connected.

June 21, 2016 0
PATIENT STORY

‘It gave us hope’

Dopamine pump delivers constant flow of medicine to Parkinson's patients, reducing symptoms and improving quality of life.

June 20, 2016 1

Experimental migraine drug acts fast

It's still too early to say for sure, but the promise of relief from chronic, excruciating headaches may be on the way.

June 20, 2016 0

Irregular heartbeat may be deadly in crash

Atrial fibrillation associated with higher mortality, length of hospital stay and cost.

June 19, 2016 0