Aging arteries can be healthy arteries
Blood vessels tend to stiffen with age, but they don't have to. A new study says lifestyle makes all the difference.
Death rates drop dramatically for hospitalized COPD patients
About the same number of people are being hospitalized for COPD as in the past, but far fewer of them are dying in hospitals.
Kids and cotton swabs don't mix
Using cotton swabs to clean out earwax is unsafe—as well as unnecessary.
Alzheimer's claiming more and more lives
There was a 54 percent increase in deaths from this memory-robbing disease. Many Alzheimer's patients are dying at home, suggesting a growing need for caregiver aid.
Three steps could prevent many breast cancers, report suggests
A new report offers suggestions for changes women can make to help prevent breast cancer.
What's the best time to exercise?
Early in the morning or late in the day, here's how to work out what works best for you.