Don't let parasites get under your skin this summer.
An hour of moderate-to-vigorous activity each day releases a protein beneficial to the development of young minds.
When severe chest pain turned out to be an aortic dissection, Kim Lautner underwent a new procedure to repair the tear in her blood vessel.
Your chosen foods aren't the only determining factor in your health outcome. It might also depend on the order in which you eat them.
Rather than heralding junk food and sodas, summertime should usher in fresh produce and healthy, on-the-go snacks.
Your family can develop a detailed, written agreement on do's and don'ts to ensure you thrive in this topsy-turvy tech era.
After successfully battling breast cancer and living with lymphedema, Pam Goodfellow now works to strengthen others engaged in the battle.
A variety of nuts deliver ample benefits in the way of healthy fats and nutrients—but they're not all created equal.
The FDA has approved a new medication specifically for postpartum depression. The catch: It has some tight restrictions.
Biologists are finding an abundance of ticks with Lyme disease far beyond wooded country trails—they're popping up in your city parks.
Born blind, a 14-year-old boy has become a virtuoso who sees colors within the most intricate sounds of music.
Study shows women who focused on nutrition reduced their risk of breast cancer death by 21%.
With another growing season upon us, learn these surefire ways to put fresh fruits and veggies front and center.
Scientists are closer than ever to developing a smart hearing aid that separates desired sounds from undesirable background noise.
When toes do their thing, you hardly notice them. When you use abuse them with ill-fitting shoes, they'll clamor for attention.
In tracking 19,000 adults for a quarter of a century, researchers find puzzles play a notable role in preserving mental sharpness.
New habits and close guidance from a unique wellness program helped a young grandmother take control of her health.
Half of all chemical injuries from swimming pool treatments happen at home—and a third of them involve teenagers.
Study adds further evidence to what dietitians have said all along—a glut of packaged goods will only serve to pack on the pounds.
As a new baby makes his way into the world, his great-great-grandfather fights to survive a major heart attack.