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To Lose Weight, Start With Dairy Swaps May 29, 2017

You can cut out some calories and add calcium

Fire Up the Grill Safely This Holiday Weekend May 27, 2017

Some expert tips on avoiding trouble with gas and charcoal barbecues

One Man's Trash Is Another's Fiber May 26, 2017

Wasted food in U.S. would reduce nutritional shortfalls, researchers say

Gut Bacteria Changes After Some Weight-Loss Surgeries May 26, 2017

Better diversity seen after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, researchers say

5 Food Groups to Jump-Start Nutrition May 26, 2017

It's OK to take baby steps to improve your diet

Kidneys From Deceased Diabetics Might Ease Organ Shortage: Study May 25, 2017

More than 100,000 people are on the U.S. kidney transplant wait-list

Teasing Teens About Weight May Do Lasting Harm May 25, 2017

They're more likely to be obese and struggle with emotional eating as adults, research finds

Special Diets, Supplements for Autism Still a Question Mark May 25, 2017

Analysis of 19 trials turned up little proof they actually work; more definitive research needed

Supercharging Exercise With Interval Training May 25, 2017

More results in less time

Health Tip: Eat More Mediterranean Foods May 25, 2017

Favorites that are kid-friendly

New Drug Approved for All Cancers With Genetic Marker May 24, 2017

First medication sanctioned for any cancer, regardless of origin

Thick Middle May Raise Risk of Some Cancers May 24, 2017

Where fat is carried is as strong a predictor as BMI, research suggests

FDA OKs First Cancer Drug by Genetic Type, Not Organ of Origin May 24, 2017

Keytruda is targeted to specific cancers with specific DNA that can arise in multiple sites

Could Chocolate Guard Against an Irregular Heartbeat? May 24, 2017

13-year study finds lower odds for atrial fibrillation in people eating moderate amounts of the treat

Studies Spotlight Diet, Supplements for Knee Pain May 24, 2017

Could fiber or chondroitin ease arthritis?

New FDA Head Outlines 'Forceful Steps' Against Opioid Crisis May 23, 2017

On the agenda: better-tailored painkiller doses, doctor training and more

Ways to Track Weight Loss Success May 23, 2017

There's more to it than the scale

3 Key Lifestyle Factors Can Lower Breast Cancer Odds May 23, 2017

Stay trim, exercise and cut back on drinking, review findings suggest

City Life Tough on Teens' Mental Health May 23, 2017

Kids raised in urban areas 40 percent more likely to report psychotic experiences, study finds

Americans Skeptical of Corporate-Backed Health Research May 22, 2017

Study finding a red flag for scientists competing for dwindling funding sources for their work

Actemra Approved for Certain Blood Vessel Inflammation May 22, 2017

Drug will treat adults with a condition called vasculitis

Cut Calories, Lengthen Life Span? May 22, 2017

Study found middle-aged adults who reduced their intake showed slower biological aging

No Fruit Juice Before Age 1, Pediatricians Say May 22, 2017

Plus, they support limits for older kids and doing away with sippy cups for toddlers

Health Tip: Storing Breast Milk Safely May 22, 2017

How, where and when to store it

Overweight Boys Face Higher Colon Cancer Risk as Adults May 19, 2017

But study also found that losing weight as young adults lowered those odds

Heavy Kids Face Triple the Odds for Depression in Adulthood May 19, 2017

Risk was 4 times greater if they were also overweight as adults, study finds

More Fruits and Veggies Can Slash Obesity Odds May 19, 2017

Researchers encourage a mostly plant-based diet

Suicide by Insulin? May 19, 2017

Self-harm and suicidal behavior may not always be obvious in people with diabetes

Health Tip: Your Diet as You Age May 19, 2017

Make sure you're getting needed nutrients

Chemo Drug May Buy Time for Those With Bile Duct Cancer May 18, 2017

For patients with the rare disease, survival benefit was seen in those given Xeloda, researchers say

Fruits, Veggies May Benefit Your Legs, Too May 18, 2017

Healthy diet may provide protection from peripheral artery disease, study says

Kalydeco Approval Widened for More Types of Cystic Fibrosis May 18, 2017

Laboratory evidence used to expand approval

How Much Water Do You Really Need? May 18, 2017

And the role H2O plays in kidney health

Drink Water, Fight Fat? May 18, 2017

When you have it in place of beer or sugar-sweetened soda it helps, study finds

Health Tip: Avoiding Processed Foods May 18, 2017

Here's what to do

This Combo Workout May Suit Obese Seniors Best May 17, 2017

Aerobic-plus-resistance regimen boosts bone and muscles, study shows

Nuts! Good Medicine for Colon Cancer Survivors? May 17, 2017

Survival benefits seen when combined with healthy diet and exercise, researchers say

Just 2 Weeks on the Couch Can Trigger Body's Decline May 17, 2017

Constant daily activity vital to optimal health, lifestyle experts say

Diabetes Drug Gets FDA Warning Due to Amputation Risk May 17, 2017

Canagliflozin tied to a doubling of amputations of legs, feet, agency says

The Real Red Hot Chili Peppers May 17, 2017

They could be the spice of a long life

'Healthy Obese' May Be a Myth May 17, 2017

Higher risk for heart problems detected in new study

For Inflamed Pancreas, Eating Right Away May Be Best Medicine May 16, 2017

Contrary to long-held belief, it does not seem to worsen infection, researchers report

Angela Bassett Puts the Spotlight on Heart Health May 16, 2017

Award-winning actress' mother had type 2 diabetes and died from heart issues

Iron Pills No Help for Certain Type of Heart Failure May 16, 2017

High-dose supplements failed to improve exercise capacity, study says

Health Tip: Are You <i>Truly</i> Hungry? May 16, 2017

You may be eating out of boredom

Many Under 40 May Not Need Regular Cholesterol Checks: Study May 15, 2017

But heart experts note that screening sooner can help some patients make lifestyle changes early in the game

New Device Approved for Esophageal Birth Defect May 15, 2017

Condition affects 1 in 2,500 babies in U.S.

America Loves Fast Food May 12, 2017

Eight in 10 eat it at least once a week, surveys find

Athletes With ADHD Favor Team Competition May 12, 2017

They're more likely to play contact sports like football, lacrosse and hockey, study finds

Program Helps Young Adults With Autism Find Jobs May 11, 2017

Navigating adult services is challenging, autism experts say