Slim down that ‘double chin’

FDA approves an injection that can essentially melt that dewlap away, but beware the dangers.

May 1, 2015 0

Colon confidential

The ‘secret’ to preventing colon cancer, revealed.

April 30, 2015 0

Not all calories are created equal

Study evaluates the healthy and not-so-healthy foods that keep the pounds off as you age. You might be surprised.

April 30, 2015 0

When binge-watching goes bad

Marathon TV sessions can dramatically increase diabetes risk.

April 29, 2015 0

Let’s get crackin’

Scientists burst the bubble surrounding what causes knuckles to crack. But does pulling your finger do any harm?

April 29, 2015 0

Why silence is golden

Twenty percent of us suffer from this hearing disorder, and new research shows exactly why it's so hard to stop the sound.

April 28, 2015 0

Attacking Alzheimer’s

One family's journey with dementia illustrates how research breakthroughs, partnerships may clear path for better understanding, treatment of this elusive and incurable disease.

April 25, 2015 2

We can’t resist puppy-dog eyes

Here's the reason: Levels of hormone that triggers bonding increase in dogs, owners during extended gazes.

April 18, 2015 0
PATIENT STORY

Have chest pain? ‘Wait and see’ won’t cut it

You can rationalize all you want when it comes to weird symptoms, but that stubbornness could kill you. Just ask Frank Stanley.

April 17, 2015 0

Bone-building drug strengthens hips, spines of frail women

But stronger bones did not translate into fewer fractures in this elderly, high-risk population.

April 16, 2015 1
PATIENT STORY

Transplant brothers share more than friendship

Longtime friends share gift of life from the same donor.

April 15, 2015 0

Doing good is good for your health

Studies show how the volunteerism spirit and activity can keep you in top physical and emotional health.

April 12, 2015 2