Want a longer life? Try biking to work

Pedal pushers saw their risk for heart disease, cancer and early death cut by almost half in five-year study.

April 28, 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

Epilepsy: Another potential Zika threat

CDC team says up to half of infants exposed to the virus develop seizures.

April 24, 2017 0

Anxious? Distressed? You’re not alone

And 1 in 10 Americans who need mental health care don't have the insurance coverage.

April 23, 2017 0

Kick dreaded belly fat to the curb

Avoid—or handle—this common midlife health issue once and for all.

April 22, 2017 14

Flu season all but over in U.S.

In a twist, the middle-aged were among those hardest hit, CDC says.

April 21, 2017 0

Make your garden one of delights, not dangers

Gardening has many benefits, but take care to limit your risks.

April 20, 2017 0

Kidney disease a big contributor to heart-related deaths

Study findings point to need for screening for kidney function.

April 20, 2017 0

No magic pill for weight loss

A dietitian says your best bet is to avoid gimmicks and fad diets—and stick to the basics.

April 18, 2017 0

Healing hands: Massage may ease chronic back pain

People older than 50 tend to respond best to massage therapy.

April 18, 2017 0

Study links celiac disease, anorexia

In some cases, doctors suspect a celiac patient's careful attention to dieting could lead to overly severe eating restrictions.

April 17, 2017 0