Massachusetts health officials say a Berkshire County woman in her 70s is the state’s third West Nile virus patient this year.
When shopping for milk we used to have a few simple choices: whole, 2%, or skim, but now there are more options than ever in the dairy aisle like soy, almond, coconut, and rice.
Q. How important is maintaining a healthy diet as you age? A. Very important. As we age, we need to follow a healthy diet for optimal nutrition. We need to consume a balanced diet containing […]
Senior citizens are at high risk for depression for a variety of reasons: loss of health, loss of friends, loss of purpose. But there are things that can be done to sharply reduce that risk.
Blood pressure, diabetes, even heart conditions are now being checked by patients themselves.
Here are some simple steps you can follow to make sure you’re family stays healthy during the summer grilling season.
More than six in 10 high school seniors who drive admitted texting behind the wheel, according to a new report.
One of the strangest and most controversial proposals to be introduced anywhere in the United States in recent times is the one in which New York City’s Mayor Michael Bloomberg has suggested that sugary drinks […]
Mayor Tom Menino kicked off “Boston Moves For Health” Monday.
It focuses on fitness and nutrition for students in kindergarten through third grade.