Study: Cranberry juice won’t prevent urinary tract infections

Data behind recommendation has always been mixed, doctors say.

April 4, 2017 0

Exercise a great prescription to help older hearts

Not enough doctors recommend cardiac rehab, American Heart Association says.

April 4, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

‘I’m not a quitter’

Larry Whitten rolled into pulmonary rehab in a wheelchair. He walked out using the stairs.

April 3, 2017 2

Ouch! How to tell if you have a sprain, a strain or a tear

They're not the same and some types of injuries take longer than others to heal.

April 3, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

Is it allergies … or something else?

Seasonal sniffles, itching and watery eyes got you down? Find out what’s going on out there—and what you can do.

April 2, 2017 0

Costly struggle for life-saving drug

The price of insulin has jumped 400 percent over the past decade, leaving some patients choosing between food and medicine.

April 2, 2017 1

Turning back the aging clock … in mice

Elderly rodents treated with cellular therapy regained lost fur, became more active.

April 2, 2017 0

Calcium confusion? 5 things to know

This magical mineral is critical for healthy bones, nerves and muscles. Here’s how to be sure you’re getting the right amount.

April 1, 2017 4

FDA OKs drug that offers hope to multiple sclerosis patients

Researcher calls the benefits of ocrelizumab 'quite stunning.'

April 1, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

Prescient advice: Get your mammogram

‘You never know how people are going to touch your life,’ says Paula Bowen, who followed wise words from a former president's daughter.

March 31, 2017 3

Many talks on end-of-life wishes end in confusion

Just 3 out of 10 accurately understood what their loved one wanted.

March 31, 2017 0

Phytoestrogen: A tool in the cancer battle?

You may want to add soy and ground flaxseed to your diet—they're two important sources of this plant-based estrogen.

March 30, 2017 1