‘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
PATIENT STORY

A legacy of letters

German-born volunteer Hildegard Krusch, 90, delivers cheer and mail to hospital patients.

May 12, 2017 2

Eating gluten-free without a medical reason?

Guess what? It won't help your heart and could even hurt it.

May 12, 2017 0

Is this enzyme making you fat?

When researchers inhibited the substance in mice, they gained 40 percent less weight than 'control' mice.

May 11, 2017 1

Mental health myths abound in the U.S.

For instance, survey finds less than half can recognize anxiety.

May 10, 2017 0

Loving, supportive kids may help lower seniors’ dementia risk

But negative relationships with children, spouse increased chance.

May 9, 2017 0

Exercise benefits aging hearts, regardless of size

Physical activity helps ward off heart damage in middle age and beyond.

May 8, 2017 1

Mid-life exercise could jog your memory

A combination of aerobic and resistance training is best for boosting brain health.

May 5, 2017 0

Love chocolate? Potato chips? Your genes might be to blame

Study findings may someday lead to more individualized diet advice, researcher says.

May 4, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

A clear, new path

A burgeoning procedure to clear total blockages from coronary arteries is giving new life to patients who once had few options.

May 3, 2017 2

Walk your way to better brain health?

Impact of the foot provides a boost to blood flow.

May 3, 2017 0