Love chocolate? Potato chips? Your genes might be to blame

Study findings may someday lead to more individualized diet advice, researcher says.

May 4, 2017 0

Walk your way to better brain health?

Impact of the foot provides a boost to blood flow.

May 3, 2017 0

Common food nutrient tied to risky blood clotting

Gut bacteria reacts to compound in eggs and meat to produce chemical that ups heart disease risk.

May 2, 2017 0

U.S. health officials make headway against salmonella

Tougher poultry regulations may explain 18 percent decline in food poisoning from this common bacteria.

May 1, 2017 0

Detox or cleanse diets: Are they worth it?

Your body is much better off when you simply drink water and eat clean, healthy foods.

April 29, 2017 3

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

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 20