Study: People with clogged arteries often have a different type of bacteria in their spit.
Researchers have long recognized viruses, bacteria and parasites as culprits in pancreatic cancers—but new evidence points to fungal infections, too.
A neti pot, a flu vaccination and a heap of healthy food—just a few ways you can help ward off trouble.
Mix these simple steps into your routine to make your home clean, safe and healthy.
Fermentation promotes the growth of good-for-you bacteria that helps shape a healthy digestive system.
Learn how to avoid this ever-increasing threat.
Occasional checkups on fire alarms, cleaning supplies and furnace filters make for a home that's safe, clean and comfortable.
Frayed toothbrushes, worn pillows and aging contact lenses are among must-replace items if you value health and hygiene.
Mysterious condition typically afflicts children, resulting in paralysis and respiratory problems.
There's a happy medium between the parent who travels with bleach and the parent who lets a kid eat mud pies.
Biologists are finding an abundance of ticks with Lyme disease far beyond wooded country trails—they're popping up in your city parks.
Researchers find women 60 and older are more likely to develop heart disease or have a stroke if they used antibiotics for two months or longer.
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