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Are you destined for type 2 diabetes?

Find out what prediabetes means for your future.

Published: 09/19/2019

To live longer, look at the bright side

It's possible to find your inner optimist.

Published: 09/18/2019

Vitamin D: More isn't always better

High doses may do the opposite of what you think.

Published: 09/17/2019

Now is the time to protect kids from the flu

Plus: Why some kids need two doses.

Published: 09/16/2019

5 balance exercises to help keep you on your feet

Seniors: Take steps to reduce your risk of falling.

Published: 09/15/2019

5 crib safety moves every parent should know

Can teddy be in with baby? See the answer.

Published: 09/14/2019

Many stroke survivors can safely step it up

More strenuous exercise may help survivors recover better.

Published: 09/13/2019

Even light activity boosts longevity

Just 24 minutes of moderate activity daily helps.

Published: 09/12/2019

Here's a new strategy for lowering triglyceride levels

Elevated levels of triglycerides may increase risk for heart attack and stroke. 

Published: 09/11/2019

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

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