Cholesterol plays a vital role in your health, so it's important to understand the different types of cholesterol and how to influence their levels, a heart specialist says.
High-intensity exercise may help older adults reverse certain aspects of the "cellular" aging process, a new study suggests.
Deaths related to extreme heat are expected to keep rising, even if most nations can contain global warming at agreed-upon levels, a new study reports.
Breast-feeding may not make kids sharper or better behaved than their non-nursed peers over the long-term, a new study suggests.
Surviving a cancer when young may leave some women with another health issue: An increased risk for certain pregnancy complications.
Older mothers are less likely to scold or punish their young children, and those children tend to have fewer behavioral, social and emotional problems, a new study suggests.
Hospital patients may be less likely to die if they are treated during weeks that inspectors are checking on the staff, a new study suggests.
Pediatricians have long suggested that fruit juice may prompt weight gain in children, but a new review finds it harmless when consumed in moderation.
As a critical vote to repeal "Obamacare" looms Thursday, House Republican leaders worked furiously on Wednesday to garner enough votes to begin dismantling the landmark health care reform law.
Having a drink each day may help protect a person's heart against disease, a large-scale study suggests.
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