If you believe stress is affecting your health, you are probably right, a new study concludes, and that perception may increase your risk for heart disease.
Hearing loss in older adults increases the risk for hospitalization and poor health, a new study has found, even taking into account other risk factors.
Three new computer apps provide evidence-based healthy hints for raising children ages 1 to 5. For example: “Don’t forget it’s time for your child’s 1-year checkup! The doctor will talk to you about how your child is growing and what to expect this year.”
The amount of physical activity needed to improve health and longevity, the new science shows, is modest, and more is not necessarily better.
Federal health officials added new safety alerts to the prescribing information for statins, the cholesterol-reducing medications that are among the most widely prescribed drugs in the world, citing rare risks of memory loss, diabetes and muscle pain.