People with pacemakers and implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICDs) can live a normal, active life—with a few precautions.
If you're an older adult, it's important to keep up-to-snuff on your nutrition. Take this quiz!
September is National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month. Find out how you can help your child combat his or her risk for obesity.
Tetanus is an infection that affects the nervous system. It's also called lockjaw. Most children are vaccinated against it, but that immunity wears off with time. Adults need a booster shot to maintain their immunity.
Experts are increasingly urging people to know their BMI, a figure that takes into account not just weight but also height to indicate body fat.
Urinary incontinence means that your urine leaks out at times when you are not using the bathroom. This is a common problem for women of all ages. Learn about the risk factors you may have for UI.
A stroke occurs when either too much blood or too little blood disrupts blood flow to part of the brain. This deprives brain tissue of necessary oxygen and nutrients. Within minutes brain cells begin to die and the result is a loss of brain function.
A home should be a haven—a place where you rest and enjoy time with family—a place of safety and security. But that isn't always the case.