Highly processed and sugary foods are huge obstacles to health and weight loss. But if overhauling your diet feels overwhelming, try these easy tweaks to transform your diet without radically altering your life.
Kindergarten enrollment age is rising, but benefits of academic red-shirting are debatable. Concerns about sports, developmental skills and social maturity factor in, but parents should consider carefully before deciding to delay registration to age 6.
Although Tamiflu can reduce the flu by roughly 1 to 2 days, the flu vaccine is still the best option for fighting flu. A doctor answers your questions about Tamiflu.
Most E. coli bacteria are harmless — and even part of a healthy human intestinal tract. But some are more dangerous, causing illness and even death.
This past year, we’ve published hundreds of posts to help you live better. Stories have covered everyday health problems and wellness tips as well as serious conditions. Below, find ten stand-outs we wanted to share with you. These are among our finest offerings of 2015.
Sore throats are not only a pain. They can be caused by many different factors. These include viruses, bacteria, allergies or even runny nose drainage. Learn how you can tell a sore throat from strep throat.
Family doctors aren’t here to nag you to lose weight. They’re here to help you do it.
Frequent nosebleeds or red blood spots on the skin may be signs of a rare blood vessel disorder known as hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia, or HHT. Find out who should be screened.
Every person will probably take medicine at some point. As people accumulate medical problems, the number of medicines they take is likely to increase too.
With holiday parties, shopping and family get-togethers, the last thing we want is to get sick. Unfortunately, the holidays are a prime time to fall ill.