In a world where fads fly at us faster than January "new year, new you" advice, it's important to be not just discerning but also darn relaxed…
OK, the holidays are over. The New Year’s resolutions have come and gone. So let’s get down to brass tacks and talk about that cold of yours.
Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg uses health care as a key message in his Democratic presidential primary run.
Human-to-human transmission of coronavirus was confirmed in China. Here's what you need to know and video of the market linked to the virus' spread.
We’re in the middle of a teen mental health crisis — and girls are at its epicenter.
Trina Justman Reichert
It can be difficult to get enough vitamin D in winter. Should we take supplements? How do we get more? And, who needs it most?
Sandra Hunter, a Marquette University professor of exercise science, says a back injury is one of the biggest problems that can occur with sho…
Dear Doc: I’m upset. My 12 year old went to a friend’s house where he played with a gun. It was unloaded, but geez, it’s not safe.
The claim, which builds on previous statements and campaign messaging, drew strong reactions.
Rich people live healthy, disability-free lives an average of nine years longer than less wealthy people, according to a major study.
Are you a worry wart? Not to worry. Turns out you were born that way, to some degree.
Trina Justman Reichert
Plenty of foods can help improve your cholesterol ratio and promote good heart health overall. Here's a look at what you definitely want to be…
Dear Doc: I don’t think I have seen you address this issue. I am prone to sudden and emergency requirements to find a bathroom with just two t…
A Philadelphia-area woman is the mother of the second baby in the U.S. to ever have been born from the transplanted uterus of a deceased donor.
Frontotemporal dementia strikes early, typically in the 50s. Now a study suggests that lifestyle changes may help slow the disease progression.
Democrats have asked the Supreme Court to take up an appeals court ruling that could invalidate some or all of the federal health law. It’s no…
Dry January isn’t for everyone, experts say. Some drinkers need treatment. Others are trying Dry-ish January. Here are five things to know abo…