Healthcare spending in America is out of control. These three approaches can make the country's people and bank balances healthier.
When it comes to your health, who you are and where you come from matter. When you gather your family health history, include your ancestry and ethnicity.
The best family health history is built right into an electronic health record. You gather it at home — or wherever you like — and your doctor can access it anywhere.
The FDA issued a boxed warning for codeine prescribed to children after tonsillectomy or adenoidectomy. It’s the perfect example of how genetics matter when prescribing medication.
How much do you know about this emerging approach, which focuses on your individual traits and needs? Find out — and get the facts — with this quiz.
Thanksgiving Day is National Family Health History Day, so it’s a great time to collect or update information when your family gathers. Use this infographic to get started.
In 2009, heart disease was responsible for 24 percent of deaths among all females. It kills an average of 400,000 women each year. Learn how you can reduce your risk.
The annual well-check goes by many names, but it’s important no matter what you call it. Here’s what to expect from this regular visit.
Use tips to make this school year the healthiest yet — for your children and you.
People react differently to food — and it’s not just about what flavors you prefer. Nutrigenomics shows how your genes may make you more sensitive to foods such as salt.