Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), though considered a chronic, debilitating disease, can be managed, controlled, and slowed.
A European Heart Journal study suggests that incorporating more healthy foods rather than eliminating “bad” ones may have a positive effect on heart health.
Many adults are using antibiotics leftover from a previous prescription to treat themselves, and that’s a problem.
How to Start Walking
It’s easy and has a huge impact on your health and independence.
Daylight Savings: How Will You Use It?
Use the twice-a-year time change to improve your health.
Share Your Family Health History
Give your loved ones the gift of knowledge and better health.
Live Well in the Modern World
Our current lifestyles have a strong effect on weight, and that means we can alter them.
Want to Quit Smoking?
To give yourself the best chance, start with the right support.
Book Review: When Breath Becomes Air
Paul Kalanithi shares his experience as a physician and patient.
Women with Disabilities Need Mammograms, Too
Follow these tips to request accommodations at the imaging center.
No Time for Pneumonia
Make sure your pneumonia vaccination is up to date when you get your flu shot.
Should I Stay or Should I Go?
We’ll explain when to call an ambulance or call your doctor—and everything in between.
Looking to Drink Less?
The size of your glass may affect your perceptions.