A new study from the Massachusetts General Hospital says it makes sense to eat more fruits and vegetables and avoid red meat.
New report says that app on your phone could be having a negative impact on your overall sleep.
One of the most important predictors of a healthy pregnancy is being as healthy as possible prior to getting pregnant.
Stroke is not only frightening it is also a particularly frustrating condition because if you’re a stroke survivor, you’re at high risk for having another stroke.
People with the condition experience tremors that are, at the very least annoying to them, and at the worst impacting day to day activities.
We don’t talk about peripheral artery disease very often, but this common condition increases your risk for heart disease, heart attack, stroke, infection and amputation.
An article in the Journal Pediatrics supports concerns that children who would not otherwise have smoked are using e-cigarettes.
For people with heart disease or lung problems there is definitely a feeling that it’s dangerous or even impossible to exercise.
So how good is aspirin in the prevention of heart disease.
Depression is known as a strong predictor of poor adherence to many medications.
The cost of treating diabetes is rising, and quickly.
Scientists in India are saying they have a problem with the United States and other western pharmaceutical companies.
One of the biggest concerns for people as they get older is whether they will develop memory problems or not.
At first glance, a report in the Journal Pediatrics is disturbing: swaddling your baby could be associated with an increased risk for SIDS.
Exercise tracking devices make it easy to log daily physical activity and behavior and see your performance over a period of time.
Several major studies have found that students spend more than half the school day sitting.
Researchers say a food program could actually be a tool to help people become healthier.
This fourth of July when you fire up the grill, you could potentially be putting yourself at risk.
Use the Fourth of July weekend to get a start on a summer of exercise—not as a time to get injured and put an end to it.
In fact, just a few weeks ago there was news of a super bacteria that is resistant to the most effective antibiotics we have.
Methicillin resistant staph aureus or MRSA is not new. In fact it is now relatively commonplace.
Government plans to rely more and more on advanced practice nurses and physician assistants.
There is a clear expectation that local transmission of Zika could happen here in the U.S. this summer.
For people who have a BMI over 40 they enter a category called morbidly obese.
Experts are reporting more and more that we need to be more thoughtful about using as few drugs as possible.
Many surveys evaluate doctors and hospitals by how patients respond to questions about their pain management.
When children go to the hospital—especially for surgery—anxiety can be great. Well, there may be an app for that!
Several studies support initial reports that too many concussions can have long-term effects on student’s grade-point averages.
Despite warnings on boxes and cartons of cigarettes there are still many people –especially young people, who have turned to cigarettes.
Can the size of a baby’s bottle have an impact on their weight gain in the first few months of life?