Are smartphones helping or harming kids’ mental health?

More use is linked to attention and behavior problems, but also less anxiety.

May 13, 2017 0

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

Mid-life exercise could jog your memory

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

May 5, 2017 0

Walk your way to better brain health?

Impact of the foot provides a boost to blood flow.

May 3, 2017 0

Kids and meds: ­­8 tips for safe dosing

What to know about giving over-the-counter medications to children.

May 2, 2017 0
May 1, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

‘We stand together fighting epilepsy’

Skyler Moomey, 15, is battling convulsive seizures. And winning.

May 1, 2017 5

When oxygen runs low, the naked mole-rat finds a way

These unique mammals may teach humans tricks to lessen effects of stroke, heart attack.

April 30, 2017 0

Could a zap to the brain jog failing memory?

Deep brain stimulation appears to help, but much more research is needed.

April 29, 2017 0

Do diet sodas pose health risks?

Study suggests—but does not prove—a possible link to stroke, dementia.

April 27, 2017 0

Green space boosts seniors’ well-being

Small study detects positive brain changes from urban oases.

April 26, 2017 0