Heat stroke

July 14, 2015 1

Killer painkillers?

Tougher labels reflect mounting evidence that NSAIDs such as ibuprofen and naproxen raise heart attack or stroke risk.

July 14, 2015 1

Honorable slam-dunks cancer

'If you know something’s not right, hiding won’t do you any favors.'

July 13, 2015 4

Chronic ills may add up to shortened life span

Combination of diabetes, heart disease and stroke can cut up to 15 years off life expectancy.

July 13, 2015 0

Do some people age faster than others?

Yes! In fact, at 38, the biology of some adults is 20 years older.

July 12, 2015 2

Value of arthroscopic knee surgery questioned in older adults

'The bottom line is that arthroscopy only takes out torn, damaged tissue; it does not put anything back,' expert says.

July 7, 2015 0

Battling the enigma Parkinson’s

As surgery and medicine evolve to deliver precise treatments, doctors are mapping the brain and solving the mysteries of this 'last frontier.'

July 6, 2015 5

Weight-loss surgery to control incontinence

If pounds stayed off, bladder control improvement was seen years later.

July 6, 2015 0

Gardening is therapy

'We're providing an opportunity for our patients to do therapy in a natural setting without them knowing they're in therapy.'

July 5, 2015 0

Cancer-induced menopause? Regain control of your body now

Feel better than you have in a long time with these 7 essential elements for daily success.

July 2, 2015 0

Strokes of sadness

New in-depth study links depression to long-term stroke risk.

June 29, 2015 0

Do smartphones interfere with pacemakers?

Study finds risk, and users are advised to keep phones away from chest pockets.

June 28, 2015 0