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Exercise may help protect at-risk adults from Alzheimer's

The more fit you are aerobically, the lower your risk

Published: 09/10/2019

Vapers and smokers are both at risk for emphysema

Nicotine in either form can harm your lungs.

Published: 09/09/2019

When to start cholesterol checks

Learn more about cholesterol levels and how often you should look into yours.

Published: 09/08/2019

Watch out for osteoporosis

Should you be screened?

Published: 09/07/2019

Many patients hide serious health threats from their doctors

Most are embarrassed or afraid to speak up, a study finds.

Published: 09/06/2019

Many parents don't want unvaccinated kids in waiting rooms

Feelings are divided about what doctors' policies should be.

Published: 09/05/2019

Steer clear of Miracle Mineral Solution and look-alikes

These products are a dangerous hoax, FDA warns.

Published: 09/04/2019

Are you ready for ragweed season?

Learn about this common culprit of fall sneezing.

Published: 09/03/2019

The not-so-nice world of head lice

Timely tips to help prevent an outbreak at your house.

Published: 09/02/2019

Considering prostate cancer screening

It's worth a conversation.

Published: 09/01/2019

6 smart tips for healthy school lunches

Send them back to school with foods they'll enjoy.

Published: 08/31/2019

Diets rich in vitamin A tied to lower skin cancer risk

Produce—not supplements—is key.

Published: 08/30/2019

Laws banning smoking until age 21 work

But many states don't allow cities to raise the smoking age.

Published: 08/29/2019

Sesame allergies are more common than you may think

Warnings may be added to food labels in the future.

Published: 08/28/2019

Flu shot has unexpected benefits for adults 65 and older

Vaccinated seniors may recover better from serious illnesses.

Published: 08/27/2019

Too much caffeine can trigger a migraine

People who don't regularly drink caffeine may be at special risk when they do indulge.

Published: 08/26/2019

9 tips for school bus safety

Teach kids how to stay safe on the way to school.

Published: 08/25/2019

Should you use urgent care or the ER?

Learn what counts as an emergency.

Published: 08/24/2019

Heart attack, stroke linked to testosterone therapy

You should consider the pros and cons before using it.

Published: 08/23/2019

One in 10 seniors binge drinks, study says

Certain groups are particularly vulnerable.

Published: 08/22/2019

Two infant sleep risks are on the rise

''Alarming'' increases seen in sleep-related infant deaths.

Published: 08/21/2019

Regular lifestyle reviews help people with type 2 diabetes

Monthly talks with a doctor about habits improve health.

Published: 08/20/2019

Asthma takes a toll on workers

Workers lose productivity and feel a sense of shame.

Published: 08/19/2019

Is your child's backpack too heavy?

These tips can help prevent aches and pains.

Published: 08/18/2019

Older adults at high risk for heat illness

Learn the signs of heatstroke and how to help.

Published: 08/17/2019