Mortal combat

Genetics ensure women live longer, but men can narrow the gap.

October 1, 2015 0

Good posture: A stance for better health

Straighten up with these expert tips.

October 1, 2015 0

More Americans getting knees replaced

The procedure rate nearly doubled from 2000 to 2010, with younger Baby Boomers increasingly seeking better mobility as they age.

September 29, 2015 0

The golden decade

Folks in their 50s benefit from low-dose aspirin.

September 28, 2015 0

Get your D to stay mentally sharp

Adults with low levels of this crucial vitamin are more likely to have dementia, poor memory and thinking skills.

September 26, 2015 0

Exercise and healthy eating = feeling better

Local Latinos are beating the odds against heart disease and diabetes with the help of Programa Puente.

September 24, 2015 1

Control type 2 diabetes to prevent dementia

Poor blood sugar control increases risk of brain troubles.

September 24, 2015 0

Women: Don’t suffer in silence

Tackle menopause symptoms with safe and simple solutions.

September 14, 2015 3

Fend off age-related disease

Eating smaller portions and cutting calories could lower risk of heart disease and diabetes.

September 8, 2015 0

Is your heart ‘older’ than you?

Smoking, high blood pressure and cholesterol age this vital organ. Find out more.

September 5, 2015 0

‘Bicycles are no longer children’s toys’

Caution becomes the word of the day as adults roll into the ER with a whole lot of (serious) injuries.

September 4, 2015 0

Heart beat indicates later life independence

'Because functional disability develops gradually, it is important to identify it early and take steps to delay decline...'

September 3, 2015 0