Take care of your health with the latest news on fitness & well-being, allergies and healthy lifestyle choices.
Wed, Oct 01, 2014 12:49 PM
Forget Florida! Norway is the place for splendor in one's dotage, according to a new ranking — though Switzerland, Canada and Germany are hot on its heels.
These intriguing maps offer a snapshot of jogging routes in a few major cities. But do they also say something about who's running?
Researchers speculate that certain types of antibiotics may affect the body's ability to process calories.
New study backs up the idea that kids need more recess and physical activity throughout the school day.
Less-showy ragweed, which blooms at the same time, is the real culprit behind hay fever's sneezing, sniffling and itchy eyes.
Immune cells that are better at controlling inflammation seem to be helping patients bounce back from surgery faster.
Long-acting reversible contraceptives have high costs, but teen girls will choose them more often than other forms of birth control when given the option.
Study finds that vigorous exercise may be linked to poor dental health — but don't blame sports drinks.
There are all sorts of pain-free ways you can get medical care without leaving the privacy of your home.
If you're going to the trouble of getting a flu shot, maximize your chances of preventing illness with these ideas.
New study finds link between long hours at manual labor jobs and Type 2 diabetes.
Body fat around the waist may be more active than other forms of fat, increasing the levels of estrogen circulating in the body and promoting tumor growth.
Diagnosed with breast cancer in June, Lunden says she wanted to show women that 'this isn't the end of the world'.
A primer on the deadly virus that's taking root in West Africa.
Your brain understands — and retains — information differently depending on whether you read on paper or an e-reader.
NBA star says he lost more than 10 pounds over the summer in an effort to get fit and 'test his mental fortitude'.
Author of parenting books blogs about raising children and health issues.