With the kids back in school, it’s the perfect time to discuss backpack safety.
We may cringe when we see youngsters carrying heavy packs, but a study in the medical journal...
Angelina Jolie had both of her breasts removed after testing positive for a BRCA gene mutation.
But what exactly is BRCA? And how do you know if you're at risk?
BRCA is a...
Are sun screens a vanity product? Partly. But they have been proven to be much more. And they can be a life saver.
A new study published in the Annals of Internal Medicine...
Going gluten free? New FDA labeling standards could make it easier for you to identify products that fit your diet.
The new standards say only foods containing less than 20...
We usually think of bacteria as being bad. The truth is, many bacteria are good, but antibiotics kill them all, which can lead to overgrowth of genuinely bad bacteria.
Pregnant? Exercise! It’s good for you, and good for your baby.
Don't know which exercises are safe? We've got you covered! Learn what exercises are safe, and which are not...
Diabetes is the seventh leading cause of death in the United States. Nearly 26 million people in the United States have it—that’s more than 8% of the population.
To prevent a first heart attack, a lot of people take fish oil. But does it actually help? Not according to a study published in the New England Journal of Medicine.
Can you sleep your way to slender?
But a new study does suggest getting enough sleep may help you avoid gaining too much weight.
Sleep is not the answer to our...