Stanford study measures health benefits of nature walks
July 6, 2015, 10:47 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
We know that spending time in nature is good for us, but researchers have now quantified the benefits.
If you have this eye color, you might be at risk for alcoholism
July 2, 2015, 12:02 p.m. by Jenn Savedge
Understanding the link could help doctors detect and treat alcoholism more quickly.
This simple memory test might predict Alzheimer's disease 18 years before diagnosis
June 30, 2015, 7:02 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Early warning signs might be present much earlier in life than previously believed.
Boston unrolls sunscreen dispenser pilot program in public parks
June 30, 2015, 1:25 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Get slathering, Beantown.
Citrus fruit linked with heightened melanoma risk in study
June 30, 2015, 11:59 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
Decades-long study found those who consumed citrus more than 1.6 times per day had a 36 percent increase in melanoma risk.
Ultrarunner tries to break Appalachian Trail record
June 30, 2015, 9:37 a.m. by Jenn Savedge
Scott Jurek is running about 50 miles a day, hoping to complete the AT in 42 days.
When common chemicals are combined, does your risk of cancer go up?
June 29, 2015, 3:01 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Global research team looks at exposure to mixtures of everyday substances.
A daily weigh-in may help you lose weight
June 29, 2015, 1:51 p.m. by Agata Blaszczak Boxe, LiveScience
Weighing yourself each day reinforces good dieting habits.