Exercise May Buffer Symptoms of Early Alzheimer's

Vigorous physical activity benefits the aging brain, three studies show

Health Highlights: July 23, 2015

  • Medicare Lost $60 Billion to Fraud, Waste, Improper Payments: Report

  • New Medicare Program for Dying Patients Blends Hospice and Medical Care

Health Tip: Are You at Risk for Kidney Stones?

Make sure you drink enough water

Health Tip: Get More Nutrients

Make a few simple adjustments to your menu

Healthy Diet May Help Shield the Aging Brain

Older adults who ate better maintained problem-solving and planning skills, study finds

Many Cancer Survivors Who Smoke See Little Benefit to Quitting

Those who cling to their cigarettes have a different mindset, survey finds

Patients Have Many Options When Faced With Gallbladder Disease

Team of experts outlines pluses, minuses of various surgical approaches

Stillbirths Now Outnumber Infant Deaths in U.S.

Experts point to dropping infant death rates, racial disparities in care and fertility treatments as factors

U.S. Health Officials Examine Pot-Linked Death in Colorado

Experts aren't clear on cause, but undiagnosed mental illness might have played a part

U.S. Oncologists Decry High Cost of Cancer Drugs

They suggest letting Medicare negotiate prices, back grassroots movement calling for change