PATIENT STORY

Flying high at 91

Pilot Mary Creason didn't let a heart condition stop her 70-year flying career. She's back in the air, with a goal of landing in all 48 states in the continental U.S.

December 21, 2015 5

Electrical stimulation may ease low back pain

TENS 'has the potential to make a big difference,' researcher says.

December 19, 2015 0

6 ways to strengthen your pelvic floor

The muscles that support your core need conditioning, too.

December 18, 2015 2

Make it a Mediterranean holiday

You don't need a cruise ship or flight to enjoy the benefits of this delicious diet—these foods are at your neighborhood grocery.

December 15, 2015 5

Researchers find genes linked to alzheimer’s timing

Some genes sped up the disease, while others delayed it.

December 11, 2015 0

Ibuprofen, the Fountain of Youth?

Only if you’re a worm, a fly or a strand of yeast. But researchers do hope to learn more about drug’s effect on human longevity.

December 10, 2015 1

Want longevity? Find your purpose in life

Those who felt useful to others were 20 percent less likely to die.

December 9, 2015 0

Selecting sneakers? Choose wisely

The right sneaker can improve performance. The wrong one can lead to serious health consequences.

December 8, 2015 0

Sleep issues + women = diabetes risk?

Insomnia can disrupt hormones, and may play a role in developing the chronic condition.

December 6, 2015 0

Sweat it out

Vigorous exercise and nutritious diet lowers odds for prostate cancer.

December 4, 2015 0

Are boomers embracing hearing aids?

Baby boomers appear more likely than their elders to embrace the technology, an audiologist says.

December 1, 2015 0

5 ways to start a nutritious revolution

Avoid the word 'diet' and adopt healthier (and yummier) strategies to achieve your goals.

November 30, 2015 1