Many U.S. travelers skip measles shots, despite infection risk

Though the disease was eliminated in the U.S. in 2000, foreign travel can still bring it home.

May 22, 2017 0

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 0

Speed is key when a stroke strikes

Getting help fast can save lives and lower disability.

May 20, 2017 0

Fewer SIDS deaths in U.S., but racial gaps remain

Sudden infant deaths are twice as common in certain populations.

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 2

‘Fight or flight’ response greater in combat vets with PTSD

This heightened stress could increase their risk for heart disease.

May 18, 2017 0

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

Want wholesome health? Go for whole grains

Unprocessed grains are packed with nutrients, taste and disease-fighting goodness.

May 14, 2017 3

Can dropping weight save your knees?

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

May 14, 2017 0

Tick, tick, boom!

Avoid the (tick) bite this year as their population expands ... your health could depend on it.

May 13, 2017 5