How not to nod off behind the wheel

Recognizing signs of sleepiness is key to prevention.

May 29, 2017 0

Think you’re allergic to penicillin? Think again

Nearly 95 percent of people who report having an allergy to the antibiotic can actually tolerate it—and that’s to their advantage.

May 28, 2017 1

Let’s get grilling

You don’t have to sacrifice a healthy diet when you fire up the grill this summer.

May 27, 2017 2

Time to take your workouts outside

Make the switch from indoors to outdoors as the weather warms up.

May 27, 2017 0

The water’s not fine: U.S. pool-linked infection doubles in 2 years

CDC warns cryptosporidiosis can cause weeks of watery diarrhea.

May 26, 2017 0

More fruits and veggies can slash obesity odds

Researchers encourage a mostly plant-based diet.

May 25, 2017 0

Playgrounds aren’t always all fun and games

ER doc offers ways to prevent injuries.

May 24, 2017 0

Heart attack risk spikes after respiratory infection

Even the common cold was linked to a 13-fold increased risk for about a week.

May 23, 2017 0

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 2

Speed is key when a stroke strikes

Getting help fast can save lives and lower disability.

May 20, 2017 0