Health Tip: Artificial Nails Can Damage Real Ones

Suggestions to minimize your risk

Health Tip: Think You Fractured Your Foot?

Here are first-aid suggestions

Just 17 U.S. States Require Defibrillators in Some Schools

Easy-to-use portable devices can prevent deaths from sudden cardiac arrest, researchers say

Smoking Slows Recovery From Drug Abuse

People who smoke cigarettes more likely to relapse after battling drug addiction

Study Suggests Heartburn Meds-Superbug Infections Link

Recurring bouts of C. difficile were more common in those who took drugs that lower stomach acid

Study: Plenty of IV Fluids May Make Childbirth Safer, Easier

Review found it lowered risk of cesarean delivery, shortened labor

What You Need to Know About Cholesterol

Heart expert explains the difference between good and bad types

Less Salt, Fewer Nighttime Bathroom Trips?

Study participants also reported better quality of life, possibly from less interrupted sleep

How Doctors Decide to Treat a Ruptured Achilles

Your health and activity level influence recommendation for or against surgery

Is MRI the 'Mammography' of Prostate Cancer Screening?

Scanning might reduce unneeded biopsies and overtreatment, study suggests