Plantar fasciitis, common heel pain, can affect people who are athletes as well as those who are sedentary.
Arthroscopic knee surgery is a minimally invasive surgery to repair a torn cartilage, performed 700,000 times in the US each year. But, it may be unnecessary.
It is very common for people to break their New Year’s resolutions in short order. Don’t be discouraged.
New Year’s celebrations mean that drunk drivers will be on the road. Wear seat belts and do what you can to avoid becoming a statistic.
Syncope is the short term and abrupt loss of consciousness with complete return to normal. It’s not uncommon but could be the sign of a serious health issue.
Stress is not necessarily a bad thing but how you respond to stress may be as bad for your heart as smoking.
It is a disturbing statistic from the National Institute of Drug Abuse – sixty percent of 12th graders do not view regular marijuana use as harmful.
Christmas can be a wonderful time but the chaos can also be a recipe for disaster if you are not watching the children closely.
A new report finds that adding an extra 2,000 steps to your day may lower your risk for heart attack and stroke by 8%.
If you suffer from diabetes or have a family member with the condition, please let them know about the importance of getting regular vision checks.
Arthritis can be extremely painful and, although there are many prescription treatments available, people with arthritis often turn to other options, which may be risky.
Most people believe that it is far more expensive to eat healthy but the difference can reportedly be as little as one dollar and fifty cents per day.
New research suggests a father’s diet before conception may play an important role in the health of offspring.
Respiratory syncytial virus, or RSV, which causes respiratory tract infections in children, is most common between November and April.
One of the most common reasons people go to the emergency room is severe stomach pain and about 15% of the time, intestinal obstruction is the cause.