A new study shows it's possible to grow back large amounts of muscle lost after accidents or military blasts.
How much pesticide is in your produce and is organic worth it? A Washington D.C. watchdog group has released its annual report to help consumers make better choices in the grocery aisle.
The Food and Drug Administration announced a new proposal Thursday morning to begin regulating electronic cigarettes.
A new study shows using marijuana may increase heart complications in young and middle-aged adults
Every summer it's important to teach children warm weather safety.
A new study published in the journal "Pediatrics" finds some emergency room doctors are still prescribing codeine, even though guidelines warn it can be dangerous in children.
Many people are dealing with allergies from different types of pollen, but did you know what you eat can also bring on the sneezing and watery itchy eyes? Well it can, and most people don't even realize their food is the culprit.
Does your toddler seem overly fussy and have trouble calming him or herself? It can be stressful, especially for new parents, but new research says plopping your child in front of the TV isn't always the best option.
About 50 million Americans suffer from allergies, and this spring could be even worse due harsh winter conditions.
Women are at a higher risk for some eye diseases than men, and the overwhelming majority aren't aware of their increased risk.
Water is key to overall health, yet numbers show about a third of children drink the recommended amount.
Man's best friend is also a life saver for those with epilepsy.
Now the U.S. Preventive Service Task Force is recommending a low dose aspirin for women at high risk for preeclampsia.
The use of electronic cigarettes is skyrocketing, and now poisonings related to the cigarettes are also rising.
A discussion on whether or not mammograms are useful.
New research shows more women are choosing to have breast life surgery to get their body back after childbirth.
The CDC says new findings don't mean more children are developing autism, it means more cases are being discovered due to heightened awareness.
New government statistics show the number of children identified with autism continues to rise.
Government health officials say despite progress, more needs to be done to keep patients safe and prevent them from getting infections while in the hospital.
Back pain, neck pain and headaches? Today's Smart Woman report offers advice on how to get rid of those symptoms.
A new study looks at whether e-cigarettes may be an effective way to stop smoking or reduce smoking.
We love to make a statement when it comes to fashion, but how is it affecting our health?
Spring is in the air, but so are springtime allergies. Today's Smart Woman report shows how to cope with these annual allergies.
There's a new study out to see if acupuncture can alleviate breast cancer pain.
The PAP test, which has been the gold standard for detecting cervical cancer, may be losing a bit of it's luster.
Today's Smart Woman report may be "egg-xatly" what your looking for when it comes to your diet.
Are you in the mood for spring cleaning? Maybe spring cleaning for your health sounds a little bit more appealing. We'll explain how you can in today's Smart Woman report.
If you plan on traveling this spring break holiday, today's Smart Woman report has some tips on staying safe.
A new blood test has been developed for early detection of Alzheimer's disease.
A dangerously potent drug is set to hit the market and it has medical professionals concerned about drug abuse.
Do you have ab envy? Today's Smart Woman report shows us how to get abs like the movie stars.
Getting children to eat healthy meals is not just a problem at home, but also at school. A new study by the Harvard School of Public Health looks at what schoolkids are eating and how healthy changes in the menu are making a difference.
When it comes to fish, what is healthy for your family?
March is National Nutrition month. How can we eat healthy and not let it break the bank?
If you have road rage or drive a long commute to work, you may be affecting your health.
Are you bored with the gym? Today's Smart Woman report shows how you can rev up your workout.
Holly Firfer takes a look at the latest statistics on obesity in America.
This week is National Eating Disorder Awareness Week. Today's Smart Woman report explains what signs and symptoms you should be looking for in your children.
Taking over the counter pain medication during pregnancy may cause your child to develop ADHD.
The winter games are still underway. Today's smart woman report shows how you can train like a winter athlete.
The Centers for Disease Control say that the flu hasn't been as bad as years past, but they do say that it has targeted a specific group.
Today's Smart Woman report assesses how a sedentary work atmosphere can lead to disability.
As heart month continues, we'll discuss which foods will help keep your heart healthy in today's Smart Woman report.
Doctors are testing a new way to alleviate heart failure.
February is heart month and the perfect time to focus on protecting the hearts of those we love. Health experts say many of us listen to the myths instead of facts about heart health.
As a Valentine's Day tribute, today's Smart Woman Report talks about how to get rid of your love handles.
Keeping kids cavity free is extremely important. Today's smart woman report focuses on the number one chronic disease in children, tooth decay.
Valentine's day is approaching. How is your love life affecting your health?
New research shows most children consume some caffeine every day. But, where that caffeine comes from may surprise you.
Can wearing a patch be enough to cure peanut allergies? Today's Smart Woman report takes a look at the possibilities.