Sports injuries are the most common reason for doctor visits behind the common cold. The number of injuries among middle-aged weekend warriors has increased. Here are some tips to stay healthy.
The nice weather means people will lace up their sneakers and start their running routines. After a long winter, it’s important to do what you can to get off on the right foot and prevent injury.
Women face a different set of sports related injuries than men. Learn about these important differences and how you can prevent them.
Efforts are now underway in Boston to stop one of the most dangerous types of hospital infections, ‘C. Diff’.
Newly released guidelines for the use of cholesterol-lowering statin drugs recently erupted into an unusual headline-grabbing dispute among heart care experts, leaving patients in a state of bewilderment.
Everyone feels sad or anxious occasionally. But for some, depression and/or anxiety can be more extreme, affecting both psychological and physical health.
As if getting older is not challenging enough, research points to certain signs of aging as a marker for higher risk of heart disease.
Heart disease is the leading cause of death among both men and women in the United States, but there are things you can do to prevent it from developing in the first place.
Electronic cigarettes, or e-cigarettes, are a hot item these days. Here are the drawbacks, possible benefits, and the final analysis.
Getting the flu often just means a few days of feeling lousy, but for some, it can have dangerous effects on the heart.