Researchers are trying to understand the precise mix of factors that contribute to improved health outcomes.
Study: Indulging in the occasional siesta might reduce your risk of heart disease and stroke.
An active lifestyle is a surefire way to help maintain a clear, healthy mind well into your later years.
Study: Even a modest amount of exercise lowers the odds of dying from this deadly type of stroke.
Diabetes and other diseases can put expectant moms at higher risk of complications such as pre-term labor and potentially fatal preeclampsia.
Not all strokes happen quickly. But quick action still makes all the difference.
Mounting evidence indicates the most common sexually transmitted virus is likely tied to a higher risk of stroke and heart problems.
Research shows that smoking can damage perception of color and contrast, with heavy smokers suffering the most severe deficits.
Diet, exercise and environmental factors can all influence progression of age-related macular degeneration.
Declines in smoking and an increase in aging populations, environmental contaminants point to a massive rise in cases in the coming years.
After four decades as a smoker, Vicky Walker has found long-lasting escape thanks to a smoking cessation program and its ever-accessible leader.
Research shows it's much easier to preserve good health than reverse poor health—and everything worsens once diabetes enters the picture.
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