PATIENT STORY

‘Phantom’ cast prompts smiles with favorite Disney songs

Broadway actors and actresses open up a "Whole New World" for kids at children's hospital.

May 26, 2016 0
PATIENT STORY

Older, stronger, better

Aging women don't have to say goodbye to muscles—they can just say hello to these tips on strength training.

May 26, 2016 0

Many fertility apps and websites miss the mark

Study found only 4 of 53 online calculators accurately predict best days for conception.

May 26, 2016 0

More exercise, less cancer

Physical activity, including brisk walking, jogging and swimming, may cut risk of 13 cancers.

May 25, 2016 0

Antibiotics 101

A brief history and a primer on why they're so important.

May 24, 2016 0

Children poisoned by essential oils

Reports of dangerous exposures doubled since 2011, mostly in kids.

May 24, 2016 0

Baby’s immune system might hint at autism risk

Certain 'markers' in newborn blood samples seemed to predict future cases.

May 23, 2016 0

Transplant surgeons test ‘heart in a box’

They hope the system, which keeps organs warm and beating, will boost the donor pool.

May 22, 2016 0

The lowdown on low-glycemic diets

Lasting weight loss requires permanent, sustainable change without deprivation and crash-dieting.

May 22, 2016 0

Severe childhood asthma linked to COPD

Treatments for kids didn't seem to offset risk in adulthood.

May 22, 2016 0

Squatty Potty: Gimmick, or good investment?

A stepping stool in the loo might help you overcome constipation and other issues, proponents say.

May 21, 2016 0

Men miss out on bone loss screening

Yet, millions are at risk of osteoporosis, researchers say.

May 21, 2016 0