Why grapefruit and some medications don't mix
If you take certain medicines for high blood pressure, abnormal heart rhythms or allergies, your pharmacist may have told you to avoid grapefruit and several other kinds of citrus. Find out why.
Hormone therapy: Still for menopause symptoms only
Postmenopausal women shouldn't use hormone therapy to lower their risk for heart disease, bone fractures, diabetes or stroke.
Marriage may help people survive heart problems
Researchers suggest the social support offered by marriage makes a difference when people are facing heart problems.
Asthma symptoms worse for overweight preschoolers
Among kids who have asthma, those who are overweight have asthma symptoms more often and are more likely to be hospitalized than those who aren't overweight.
Winter weather: How to stay warm and safe
Extreme cold carries the risk for hypothermia and frostbite. Know the signs and symptoms and when to seek medical attention.
Chronic acid reflux linked to head and neck cancers
Researchers believe GERD, a serious form of heartburn, causes chronic inflammation, which can lead to cell changes like cancer.