Teens With Asthma More Likely To Smoke, Study FindsA study finds Teens with asthma are more than twice as likely to start smoking cigarettes as teens without asthma.
The Importance Of Reducing Salt IntakeDespite evidence linking salt intake to hypertension and cardiovascular disease, dietary salt intake in the U.S. is on the rise.
Tips For Healthy ThanksgivingIt is a challenge every year: how do you enjoy the family dinner gathering at Thanksgiving without overdoing it?
Eating Disorders Linked To Women With DiabetesAccording to research published in the British Medical Journal, women with type 1 diabetes are 2.4 times more likely to develop an eating disorder than their non-diabetic peers.
Warning Signs Of DiabetesDiabetes is a debilitating condition because of the long-term impact on the body. Early detection is key.
Understanding Some Important Medical TermsThere are many technical terms in medicine.
Excessive Exercise Can Be HarmfulDo you know the phrase, "everything in moderation?" Well, that phrase is very true when it comes to exercise.
Growing Concern Over Misuse Of ADHD DrugsThe concern is that a growing number of kids are taking ADHD drugs to get high or increase alertness.
Can Dirt Help Kids Keep Clean Bill Of Health?Several studies say that children build immunity by exposure to viruses and bacteria and we should not be overly concerned with preventing all exposure.
It Pays To ExerciseIt is a sad truth that most of the things that improve our health cost money. But there is one thing that is absolutely free and it can have a dramatic impact on our health: exercise.
Vaccinations Vs. Alternative MedicineA CDC reports finds that child vaccination was significantly less common in households that reported using alternative therapies for their children.
Study Finds Link Between Zika and Guillain-BarreZika virus continues to be a major health issue and the more we study Zika, the more we are learning.