Take care of your health with the latest news on fitness & well-being, allergies and healthy lifestyle choices.
Wed, Jul 30, 2014 3:16 PM
Cases of deadly skin cancer have increased 200 percent since the early '70s.
A disease without a screening test, 94 percent of those eventually diagnosed with pancreatic cancer die within five years.
Naps perk up your memory and alertness, and a little bit of shut-eye can also improve your mood.
Both cigarette smoke and e-cigarette vapor increase the virulence of potentially life-threatening bacteria while also decreasing the body’s ability to fight them, new study finds.
From better digestion to facilitating scientific breakthroughs, this 'Jekyll and Hyde' of the bacteria world is worthy of some positive press.
New findings suggest that people get maximum benefits from physical activity if they exercise moderately, two to four times a week.
After 2 days of standing and working, I was sold on the office trend that's getting workers out of their chairs (and unhealthy sitting positions).
While temporary tattoos aren't Food and Drug Administration, the dyes added to them are regulated. Officials are asking people to report allergic reactions.
New study finds that autistic adults face disproportionately higher rates of these other health conditions than their non-autistic peers.
Early research indicates the commonly used antidepressant Celexa may help to slow the progression of Alzheimer's disease.
Actor's wife cites exercise and cutting sugar as two key factors in their new healthy lifestyle.
'American Idol' judge says the plant-based lifestyle makes her feel great.
You can take steps to minimize your exposure to these possible carcinogens.
Ready to conquer a 5K run? Here are five great running apps that will get you there in no time.
Read how this Chicago native got involved in the world of medical marijuana and legal cannabis and why he thinks running his dispensary, Om of Medicine, is worth the risk.
People with lower incomes are especially at risk for the harmful effects of alcohol due to their lack of access to decent healthcare and strong support systems.
Author of parenting books blogs about raising children and health issues.