Many food allergies may develop in adulthood

Often seen as a condition that begins in childhood, 45 percent of people actually develop food allergies in adulthood.

November 4, 2017 2

Severe flu season lurking

Early signs suggest it will be a severe flu season, so it's especially important to get vaccinated.

November 2, 2017 0

There’s a new shingles vaccine—is it for you?

Yes, and adults older than 50 should plan to roll up their sleeves—again.

October 31, 2017 0

Ditch the throw rugs, seniors

Study finds that hip fractures are frequently caused by tumbles that occur indoors—not outdoors.

October 30, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

‘The best day in a long time’

With help from family and hospice caregivers, Gloria Koch makes her annual trip to an apple orchard.

October 27, 2017 19

In sickness and in health

The quality of your marriage could steer the quality of your own health—especially if you're a guy, a new study suggests.

October 26, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

A leg up on 88

Retiree and world traveler Dorothy Zoellner is using a positive attitude and determination to fight back from a complex leg fracture.

October 25, 2017 3

Salve for an ailing heart: Tai chi

The simple, pain-free movements in this Chinese tradition may be exactly what heart attack survivors need to reclaim their health.

October 21, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

A stroke of luck and good fortune

Called the 'miracle man,' Stanley Carey is back on his feet and enjoying life without limits after a severe stroke nearly took him down.

October 20, 2017 5

A victim of tragedy: Your heart

For women especially, multiple traumatic experiences are apt to cause health problems that can lead to heart disease.

October 18, 2017 0

Football party food makeover

Game-day tip: Swap out calorie-laden staples with healthier fare.

October 15, 2017 0

There’s value in strength training

The goal is to keep muscles strong at every age.

October 12, 2017 0