Take care of your health with the latest news on fitness & well-being, allergies and healthy lifestyle choices.
Tue, Mar 11, 2014 12:00 PM
The Building a Healthier Future Summit hopes to foster tangible solutions to the childhood obesity epidemic.
Want to keep your kids healthy? Focus on lots of fresh fruits and vegetables — and feed these foods to your children sparingly.
New balloon-in-a-pill treatment mimics the effects of more complicated weight-loss surgery.
Exposure to moderately cold air can help you burn calories, a new study shows.
There are smarter and better ways to maintain — and even improve — your health.
I asked some busy folks what works for them in the morning; what they said might inspire you to change it up in the A.M.
From ginseng to licorice to schisandra, these plant compounds are thought to help the body fight off stress.
Comparing the two substances is tricky, and researchers acknowledge that weed's effects on the body may be subtler, though no less harmful, than alcohol.
During his extreme weight loss regimen, actor says his body reacted like a baby bird screaming 'feed me, feed me.'
Even when accounting for age, lifestyle and economic situation, happier people maintained better physical function as they grew older.
Just because you're all grown up, doesn't mean you don't have to deal with bullies.
Biomedical engineer Mark Kendall talks about a new technology for delivering vaccines that's cheaper, safer, and less painful than needles.
Scientists think that sunshine mobilizes certain molecules on your skin that then travel into your blood and dilate blood vessels which lowers blood pressure.
From soothing sore throats and upset stomachs to fighting hiccups and diabetes, behold the benefits of apple cider vinegar.
Tobacco carcinogens have been found in organs other than lungs, and in places like breast tissue and breast milk, increasing the risk for diseases.
Pollution typically clouds the sky over China's capital city, but last week visitors to Tiananmen Square got to witness a beautiful sunrise — on a TV screen.
Author of parenting books blogs about raising children and health issues.