Study: Tenfold growth in childhood obesity

Even as that crisis looms in countries across the globe, South Asia and others face the unique problem of underweight youth.

October 16, 2017 0

Making Halloween a treat for kids with diabetes

Start by setting the same rules for everyone in the family.

October 13, 2017 0

Got a cold or trying to avoid one?

Zinc and vitamin C might offer relief (and maybe prevention), but you're better off focusing on a balanced diet.

October 7, 2017 2
PATIENT STORY

‘This isn’t normal’

A mom's intuition saved her unborn baby's life.

October 6, 2017 4

Boots shopping 101

Top 10 tips from a foot doctor to help you pick the right pair for winter.

October 5, 2017 1
PATIENT STORY

‘The biggest thing was staying positive’

After overcoming Burkitt lymphoma, Scott Vander Sloot aims to make his wish for a sports communications career come true.

October 4, 2017 0

Too sore after a workout?

Know the signs of rhabdomyolysis and get to the ER if you have them.

October 1, 2017 0

Sound the mosquito alarm

Two disease-carrying species could thrive in three-quarters of the United States.

October 1, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

‘A different set of hopes and dreams’

An unexpected pregnancy and an unforeseen diagnosis became a journey to joy for this family.

September 29, 2017 9

411 on what to do when sickness strikes

Experts share how to keep everyone else healthy in your family when one is down for the count.

September 29, 2017 0

When moms don’t sleep well, neither do their kids

Bad snoozing habits could take a toll on child development.

September 28, 2017 0

Kids’ colds linked to later asthma, lung problems

Kids with respiratory infections may have higher risks for lung function problems in adulthood.

September 26, 2017 0