PATIENT STORY

One mom, one son, two cancers

Elizabeth and Grant Pratt battle cancer, together, as a family.

December 18, 2017 3

Horses, humans unite—in sore throat battle

On this genomic battlefront, researchers aim to use equine medicine techniques to improve mankind's fight against strep throat.

December 18, 2017 0

Put a cap on your gas

Bloating and flatulence can be embarrassing, but you don't have to accept it. Dietary and lifestyle changes can make a difference.

December 16, 2017 0

The secret to sweet slumber

Cracking the door or window in your bedroom can improve ventilation, which can lower the carbon dioxide level.

December 16, 2017 0

Not your grandad’s arthritis

New research suggests chronic joint pain afflicts more young people than once suspected.

December 15, 2017 0

Enhance your pantry—go whole wheat

You could reap outsized health gains by swapping out some of those flours, sauces and canned goods.

December 14, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

Run for joy, run through grief

Jennifer Millard embraced an active lifestyle―and found emotional and spiritual strength after tragedy struck her family.

December 11, 2017 1

Fight the postpartum belly

Physical therapy is often a mom's best bet in overcoming that stubborn post-pregnancy condition known as diastasis recti.

December 9, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

Stepping out with a new hip

Mary Howell had no idea how quickly she'd rebound from her joint replacement surgery.

December 6, 2017 2

Getting older? Hit the gym

Baby Boomers might feel like they're too old to exercise, but that's a mistake. Fitness is more important than ever as you age.

December 6, 2017 1

The extra organ

Amid the many wonders of pregnancy, the placenta plays a uniquely indispensable role in the health of mom and baby.

December 5, 2017 0

How to spot an eating disorder

Anorexia, bulimia and binge-eating are common in the United States. But they're hard to identify and tough to fix.

December 5, 2017 1