How to Prevent Spread of the Skin Infection Impetigo

It's a common childhood ailment, but adults can get it, too

Health Highlights: Nov. 26, 2016

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Hitting the Slopes? Keep These Safety Tips in Mind

Snowboarders and skiers should always use properly maintained equipment and be fully rested

8 of 10 Texas Salons Heed Ban on Indoor Tanning for Minors

But survey finds most tell older customers they can tan every day, counter to FDA-suggested limits

Elder Abuse Often Missed In ER

Up to 1 in 10 seniors affected, but harm or neglect can be difficult to identify, geriatric specialist says

Health Tip: Coping With a Muscle Cramp

Start with some gentle stretching

Health Tip: Why Arthritis and Fatigue Often Go Together

One reason: pain can make quality sleep elusive

Rural Appalachia Faces Growing Cancer Crisis, Research Shows

It's the only region in the U.S. that hasn't made big progress in fighting the disease

Winter Shoes Can Boost Bunion Pain

Foot specialists explain why closed-toe shoes make bunions ache and what women can do about it

A Little Alcohol Each Day May Cut Your Risk of Stroke

But drinking doesn't curb risk of every kind of stroke, and heavy drinking increases the danger, study finds