PATIENT STORY

‘Scars are nothing’

A veteran of multiple joint-replacement surgeries, Chelsee Stark volunteers her insight and skills to help others.

July 26, 2017 3

Not all plant foods are equal

Analysis found that only healthy fruits, vegetables and grains guarded against heart disease.

July 26, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

Haunted by the heart

Those of Dutch descent may have specific genetic associations to a heart disorder that can cause sudden death.

July 24, 2017 8

100 million Americans have diabetes or prediabetes

Lifestyle changes can prevent full-blown disease.

July 23, 2017 0

Exploring a dietitian’s grocery cart

Here's a hint: There aren't a lot of packaged and processed foods piled inside.

July 22, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

Lookalikes get matching surgeries

Identical twins June and Joan, 68, surprise their surgeon by showing up for the same robotic procedure.

July 21, 2017 0

The power of walking

Don't underestimate the power of putting one foot in front of the other. Start out slow to achieve your wellness goals.

July 20, 2017 0

Taking the stairs may soon get easier

New high-tech steps recycle climbers' energy, making the ascent less tough.

July 19, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

Reviving and thriving

Wendy Borden's battle with cancer inspired her to create a program that prepares food for patients weakened by the disease.

July 17, 2017 6

Older, heavier? Never too late to exercise

Study finds regular, moderate exercise can reduce the risk of mobility problems in older people battling obesity.

July 14, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

No longer looking back

12-year-old Izzabell Frederiksen gets the news she's been waiting for: Her back surgery is a success.

July 12, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

Back to the beat

Jason Wise almost died in 2016. A year later, he's back to his love of music—and spinning tunes for the people who helped him get there.

July 11, 2017 4