‘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

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
PATIENT STORY

‘I took my life back’

Avid fisherman Jim Ehnen despaired over his Parkinson’s diagnosis―until he found hope.

May 22, 2017 5

Sunscreen 101

Study finds many people don't use it properly, raising their risk of skin cancer.

May 21, 2017 0

Sound mind: A matter of degrees?

An emphasis on learning isn’t just a smart career move—it could also ensure long-term brain health.

May 20, 2017 1

Speed is key when a stroke strikes

Getting help fast can save lives and lower disability.

May 20, 2017 0

Freedom from troublesome incontinence

Embarrassment should not keep patients from using new treatments that can win the battle against fecal incontinence.

May 19, 2017 0

Kicking your diet to the curb? OK…

Focus on health at every size—not your weight or BMI, dietitian says.

May 18, 2017 3

Getting back on track with exercise

Consider these suggested steps along the path to fitness.

May 17, 2017 0

‘Silent’ seizures tied to Alzheimer’s symptoms

Researchers suggest they're a potential target for treating the disease.

May 15, 2017 0

Can dropping weight save your knees?

Loss was tied to less joint degeneration in study, but skeptics remain.

May 14, 2017 0