Givers really are happier than takers

Even small acts of generosity trigger a brain boost.

August 23, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

Micah’s magic rods

"Truly amazing, life-changing" magnetic rods help 9-year-old avoid surgery in her battle against a debilitating spinal condition.

August 21, 2017 1

Want healthy joints? Do these 10 things

Treat your hard-working body to some R&R with these helpful tips from a doctor who knows.

August 20, 2017 3

Yoga may help ease depression

It's not a cure-all but has great potential, leader of an American Psychological Association panel says.

August 18, 2017 0

Resistance training may slow MS

Scans revealed less brain shrinkage in exercise group.

August 17, 2017 0

Find your hidden aneurysm

About 1 in 50 people have an aneurysm lurking in their brain. Take some steps to make sure you're not one of them.

August 13, 2017 1

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

10 factors to predict bleeding risk in stroke survivors

New method may aid doctors in assessing harms, benefits of anti-clotting drugs.

August 12, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

‘They make you feel like you’re somebody’

A stroke victim's newfound love of painting helped her reclaim strength and self-confidence.

August 9, 2017 0

Stopping statins after stroke may raise risk

Large study serves as warning for survivors who are prescribed cholesterol-lowering meds.

August 9, 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