Need to calm down? Try talking to yourself

Brain scans suggest referring to yourself in the third person helps keep emotions in check.

August 13, 2017 0

A shot at college

The postsecondary world can produce curious intellectuals, but it’s also ground zero to some heinous germs. The solution? Vaccinate.

August 12, 2017 0

A lifetime of change

A nursing technician looks back at the innumerable changes in health care after half a century of service.

August 11, 2017 12

Protein deposits may play role in type 2 diabetes

Injections in mice led to symptoms of the disease.

August 11, 2017 0

Jazzed about the solar eclipse?

It should be quite a show, but make sure you follow these 5 do's and don'ts to protect your eyes.

August 10, 2017 10

Medical reality catches up to science fiction

Scientists unveil their Star Trek-like 'tricorder' to track human health.

August 10, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

A silver lining

Heart transplant recipient and competitive swimmer Fred Nelis makes a formidable showing on the world stage in Spain.

August 8, 2017 0

4 things to know about backpack safety

Make back-to-school shopping a breeze with these expert tips and tricks.

August 8, 2017 0

2 of 3 U.S. patients keep unused painkillers after surgery

Saving leftover pills, and not storing them correctly, could lead to opioid misuse or abuse.

August 8, 2017 0

‘Diet foods’ to skip

Lighten up on these substitutes.

August 7, 2017 0

Dogs may help children’s immune systems

An outdoor pet tracks in loads of bacteria that may help children avoid allergies later in life.

August 6, 2017 2

U.S. kids overdosing on dietary supplements

Children under age 6 are often the most affected.

August 6, 2017 0