Doing good is good for your health

Studies show how the volunteerism spirit and activity can keep you in top physical and emotional health.

April 12, 2015 2

Low back pain, arthritis treatment questioned

Review of 13 trials finds little effect from over-the-counter pain medication.

April 8, 2015 0

When your heart’s on fire …

Is it just heartburn? Or something more serious? The answers to 5 simple questions can help you tell.

April 7, 2015 4

Doctor’s advice carries weight with patients

Study shows that people are more likely to drop the pounds, and keep them off, if their doc tells them to.

April 6, 2015 0

5 myths (and surprising facts) about colon cancer

Think you’re not at risk for colon cancer? Think again. If you have a colon, you’re at risk. Get the facts.

April 5, 2015 0

Are drips leaving you emotionally dry?

New Women's Continence Center offers bladder seepage solutions.

April 4, 2015 2

Face scans show how fast a person is aging

Images are more reliable than blood tests in determining the toll of time.

April 1, 2015 0

Varicose veins, unraveled

More than half of all women—and nearly half of men—suffer from varicose veins and spider veins. Here's what you need to know.

March 31, 2015 2

Exercise cuts injuries from falls in older women

Keeping strong and flexible may help prevent injury if a tumble occurs.

March 29, 2015 0

Pay attention to prehypertension

High blood pressure is easier to avoid if caught in the early stages.

March 28, 2015 0

Barefoot running craze could spell trouble

Those 30 or older should proceed with caution.

March 28, 2015 0

Daily aspirin? Let’s talk

Doctors, FDA say preventive use of aspirin isn't for everyone.

March 26, 2015 0