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Older adults at high risk for heat illness

Learn the signs of heatstroke and how to help.

Published: 08/17/2019

Amid EpiPen shortages, alternatives are available

EpiPen shortages are ongoing in some areas.

Published: 08/16/2019

A plant-based diet may help reduce type 2 diabetes risk

But not all plant foods are equally good for you.

Published: 08/15/2019

Teen healthcare: Who's in charge here?

Letting teens take the reins now may help them later.

Published: 08/14/2019

Bathing before bedtime can improve sleep

But timing and temperature matter.

Published: 08/13/2019

Many airline medical kits are not child-friendly

They may lack the right drugs for an in-flight emergency.

Published: 08/12/2019

5 tasty ways to use fresh tomatoes

Try these recipes if you're running out of ideas.

Published: 08/11/2019

How to identify 3 poisonous plants

Would you know poison ivy and sumac if you saw them?

Published: 08/10/2019

Does screen time trigger teen depression?

A rise in media use may lead to a fall in self-esteem.

Published: 08/09/2019

After a stroke, a home support network helps healing

These tools can help stroke survivors navigate recovery.

Published: 08/08/2019

Pet your stress away

Even brief animal interactions can lower stress hormones.

Published: 08/07/2019

Blood pressure: Both numbers matter

When either number climbs too high, so do the health risks.

Published: 08/06/2019

Too much phone time may pose problems for college students

1 in 5 may be negatively affected by their smartphone use.

Published: 08/05/2019

How to cope with a summer cold

Learn how to avoid them too.

Published: 08/04/2019

3 reasons your child needs a back-to-school checkup

Kids from kindergarten to college benefit.

Published: 08/03/2019

Hormone therapy for prostate cancer may raise dementia risk

Men should discuss the pros and cons with their doctors.

Published: 08/02/2019

Why menthols may make it harder for black smokers to quit

Nearly 80 years of targeted marketing may be a factor.

Published: 08/01/2019

Is there such a thing as too much coffee?

You may love your coffee, but don't go overboard.

Published: 07/31/2019

Is grandma or grandpa spoiling your child with screen time?

The answer is likely yes, a new study suggests.

Published: 07/30/2019

Stress and cancer: What's the connection?

Stress may have serious, long-term health consequences.

Published: 07/29/2019

How to cope with wildfire smoke

One type of mask can help filter out smoke.

Published: 07/28/2019

Stay hydrated and healthy this summer

Drinking water isn't the only way to hydrate.

Published: 07/27/2019

College kids are eating too much mercury-rich tuna

Most of them aren't aware of the risks.

Published: 07/26/2019

Which is worse: Sitting to watch TV or sitting on the job?

If TV is your thing, see how to counter the effects.

Published: 07/25/2019

Alcohol may harm millions of nondrinkers

New research spotlights alcohol's secondhand effects.

Published: 07/24/2019