Getting to the heart of Alzheimer’s

What effect does blood pressure have on an individual’s susceptibility to Alzheimer’s?

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A look ahead: Health and medicine trends for 2014

The year 2013 brought many big developments in health and medicine. What will 2014 bring?


A holiday workout break? Maybe not

Is taking time off from exercise until after the holidays a good ide


Bodywork: How exercise makes the brain fit

A growing body of scientific evidence indicates that what’s good for your lungs is a


Is it safe for kids to lift weights?

Is it safe for children and adolescents to lift weights? Or does pumping iron at a young a


Do compression socks work?

What, if anything, does the research say about compression socks? Are they a worthwhile in


Is decaf OK for kids?

So what's a father to do? Is there any harm in letting my seventh-grade sophisticate have


Does BMI Matter?

Is BMI an accurate way to assess a person's overall health and predict problems down the r

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Are electronic cigarettes safe?

While e-cigarettes help smokers avoid the dangerous tars and ash found in tobacco products


Is running always better than walking?

If you can run a mile in the same time as walking do you need to run?