Researchers say adding exercise information to nutrition labels results in better response.
Many people think they've got their cholesterol knowledge down, how about you? We've put together a short quiz to test what you know.
What's more effective at preventing disease spread than vaccinations? Regular hand washing, according to researchers.
Oftentimes carbohydrates are given a bad reputation, but living without them can also cause damage to our health.
A common case of dry eyes might be an underlying symptom of something much more serious.
How you can protect your baby from the number one cause of death for infants aged 1 month to 1 year.
Much of how we style our hair to make it look good is actually doing it damage. Nonetheless, there are ways to have both healthy and beautiful hair.
A chemical found inside vegetables such as broccoli and kale is helping to treat symptoms of autism.
With public concern over diseases such as ebola and enterovirus, doctors are expecting busier emergency rooms when seasonal viruses arrive.
Doctors say a small seed delivers big nutritional value.
Today is International Walk to School Day and one New Jersey elementary school finds that the change of pace promotes healthy living later in life.
Living a healthy lifestyle can help lead to a healthy love life.
A New Jersey boy dies in his sleep from enterovirus-68. What you can do to keep your children safe.
It can be hard to muster up the motivation to start any new exercise routine, but following these expert recommendations can make it easier.
While most of us do everything we can to avoid germs and bacteria, we take a look at why adding some bacteria can be beneficial.
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, but are you aware of the best practices to avoid the disease? We find out the answers.
If you're the parent of a student athlete, you know the excitement of watching your child compete, but with competition comes the possibilities of injuries. What's the best way to approach your teen's school when it comes to your adolescent's safety?
Teen pregnancies have been decreasing over the past few decades. Experts hope to continue that trend with newly released recommendations.
Researchers hope a new test focused on a child's reaction time to sights and sounds will help to diagnose autism earlier.
Visits to the hospital can sometimes include unforeseen expenses. How you can avoid hidden costs.
Researchers develop a new therapy method for treating those suffering Complicated Grief.
While smartphones can help us in our daily lives, for some the devices can also be psychologically controlling.
The Fall season officially begins today. Along with it come health benefits for some and allergies for others.
Doctors call it one of the hardest cancers to detect and one woman shares her ongoing battle with the deadly disease.
With the flu season just around the corner, experts are releasing new recommendations for children getting vaccinations.
A common household chemical causes concern for pregnant women and their unborn babies.
Researchers say a new treatment for incontinence may help some women avoid surgery.
The weather starting to cool off around the Big Country reminds us that the cold and flu season is just around the corner. Here are some tips to keep yourself healthy this fall and winter.
Researchers develop a new technique to correct a common heart defect in newborn infants that can save live.
A new biomarker test that can detect a heart attack.
Having children at home can be a major cause of stress. However, following these expert recommended stress relievers can help improve your life.
Thyroid and liver of cancer rates are on the rise in children.
Nearly 10,000 Americans will die from melanoma this year. Now, the FDA has approved a new drug for patients with advanced melanoma.
Being forgetful as our hair goes gray doesn't mean we're losing it. Being absent minded is a part of the normal aging experience, but that doesn't mean you have to live with it. New research suggests how to combat forgetfulness.
Millions of Americans watching their waistlines express different opinions on how effective popular diets are. We take a look at a new study that puts some of those diet plans to the test.
Football season is here and in full force. We've got the tips to keeping yourself protected from food borne illnesses at the tailgate.
Students in the Big Country will be entering their second week back to school tomorrow. For parents, that means plenty of preparation, including what to pack for lunch.
A third of autistic children are still having difficulty speaking at age 5, even after years of early intervention. Now researchers are discovering that smart devices can help those children learn to communicate.
With more calls to crack down on sexual assaults in college communities, a group of students is using its skills to design a nail polish that can detect certain date rape drugs.
The first major study on color blindness finds certain boys are most likely to be born with the condition and It's important for doctors to diagnose it early on.
It's no secret that staying physically active and eating healthy may help you live longer. However, research shows that how long you live and the quality of those years is more nurture than nature. So what is the secret to healthy aging?
The nation's leading group of pediatricians want adolescents and teens to get more sleep. In order to ensure that they do, big changes to the school day are being recommended.
Back to school season is just around the corner. Preparing your students for the new year takes more than just buying supplies and new clothes. School districts require students to be vaccinated for certain illnesses.
In June the government put out new recommendations telling Americans to eat more fish because of the health benefits. However, a new article from Consumer Reports says pregnant women should avoid one of the most popular types of fish.
A new study is linking heart deaths to a common antibiotic.
New research shows major strides are being made in the fight against heart disease and stroke.
Federal health officials have been keeping a close eye on the mosquito borne virus called chikungunya as more cases are reported nationwide. Now a new vaccine is in development to prevent the illness.
A breast cancer survivor opens up specialty store for women who have had a mastectomy.
We all know dental hygiene is extremely important, but sometimes our brushing habits could do more harm than good.
A new survey finds obstacle and adventure races are now more popular than ever.