PATIENT STORY

Haunted by the heart

Those of Dutch descent are particularly vulnerable to a genetic heart disorder that can cause sudden death.

July 24, 2017 0

Dozens of potential Alzheimer’s meds in the pipeline

Last new drug for the memory-robbing disease was introduced in the United States in 2003.

July 24, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

Holy guacamole, that hurts!

Avoid ‘avocado hand’ injuries by following these 5 chef-approved steps to properly pit and cut your wonder fruit.

July 23, 2017 0

100 million Americans have diabetes or prediabetes

Lifestyle changes can prevent full-blown disease.

July 23, 2017 0

Exploring a dietitian’s grocery cart

Here's a hint: There aren't a lot of packaged and processed foods piled inside.

July 22, 2017 0

How to dodge summertime threats

Stings, bites, outdoor cooking and even fireworks keep poison control centers hopping.

July 22, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

Lookalikes get matching surgeries

Identical twins June and Joan, 68, surprise their surgeon by showing up for the same robotic procedure.

July 21, 2017 0

4 ways to look younger longer

Put the brakes on wrinkles.

July 21, 2017 0

The power of walking

Don't underestimate the power of putting one foot in front of the other. Start out slow to achieve your wellness goals.

July 20, 2017 0

Better diet, longer life?

Study suggests you're never too old to benefit from a commitment to eating healthier.

July 20, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

Stroke survivor—again

With rapid medical attention, John Hoyt quickly triumphed over his second stroke.

July 19, 2017 2

Taking the stairs may soon get easier

New high-tech steps recycle climbers' energy, making the ascent less tough.

July 19, 2017 0