Detox or cleanse diets: Are they worth it?

Your body is much better off when you simply drink water and eat clean, healthy foods.

April 29, 2017 0

Could a zap to the brain jog failing memory?

Deep brain stimulation appears to help, but much more research is needed.

April 29, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

‘Do I need to call 911? Are you OK?’

Retired police officer Ike VanHorn reclaims his life with bypass surgery and cardiac rehab.

April 28, 2017 0

Want a longer life? Try biking to work

Pedal pushers saw their risk for heart disease, cancer and early death cut by almost half in five-year study.

April 28, 2017 0

Do diet sodas pose health risks?

Study suggests—but does not prove—a possible link to stroke, dementia.

April 27, 2017 0

Green space boosts seniors’ well-being

Small study detects positive brain changes from urban oases.

April 26, 2017 0

Kick dreaded belly fat to the curb

Avoid—or handle—this common midlife health issue once and for all.

April 22, 2017 14

Make your garden one of delights, not dangers

Gardening has many benefits, but take care to limit your risks.

April 20, 2017 0

Kidney disease a big contributor to heart-related deaths

Study findings point to need for screening for kidney function.

April 20, 2017 0

No magic pill for weight loss

A dietitian says your best bet is to avoid gimmicks and fad diets—and stick to the basics.

April 18, 2017 0

Healing hands: Massage may ease chronic back pain

People older than 50 tend to respond best to massage therapy.

April 18, 2017 0

Behold, the superager

Some folks stay sharp into their 80s and 90s—and it's not just genetics.

April 16, 2017 0