According to an important new study, your cancer survival plan should include type 2 diabetes prevention.
Diseases & Conditions
Cancer treatment is often more complicated when you’re older and have other health problems. Here’s how to customize your care plan.
Does your heart pound when deadlines loom? If it’s atrial fibrillation, that could mean a higher risk for stroke and early death.
Estrogen, the “female” hormone implicated in women’s migraines, may also cause migraines in men. Learn more…
Nearly half of people who carry the APOE e4 gene develop dementia. Here’s what to do to stay in the other half.
A spinal implant—and many hours of intense physical therapy—offer new hope for people paralyzed because of spinal cord injuries.
Parkinson’s patients are being prescribed acetylcholinesterase inhibitors and anticholinergics—something that should never happen.
With flu season upon us, no one wants to get sick. But researchers have uncovered a new possible means of transmission. Read on…
If you’ve had an HPV-associated cancer, you may be at greater risk for another one. Here’s how to protect yourself.
Fibromyalgia is a disease that has been so mysterious and elusive, but there may be a game-changing diagnostic test and a new treatment on the horizon.
“Good” cholesterol isn’t so good anymore. Plus, the real story behind daily aspirin, Omega 3s, statins, HDL cholesterol, inflammation and more.
Some cancer prevention steps are complicated. This one couldn’t be more simple. But you need to eat the right kinds of soy.
You’re able to concentrate and remember better in summer and fall, according to a new study. Here’s what that means for you…
Staying physically active helps you avoid a stroke…but if you do have one, you’ll be more likely to have a mild one and recover better.
Even older cardiac implantable electronic devices are safe for MRI—but not all hospitals are on board with doing it. Here’s what you need to know.
Bad news combined with the empathetic nature of many women has caused symptoms of stress and heart disease to surge. Five ways to protect your heart.
Scared of high-impact exercise? Then make walking part of your strategy to rebuild bone and lower your risk for fracture.
Puppies have been linked to a multistate, drug-resistant infection in humans. What you need to know now if you have a puppy…
Palliative care doesn’t mean that you’re giving up on treatment. The reality is it may give you the boost you need to tolerate that treatment.
Most doctors who see post-menopausal women won’t bring up vibrators or orgasms—but they should. Here’s how women can regain sexual health.