People who have 20/20 vision can still have glaucoma
Because of Pap smears and vaccines for HPV, the incidence and death rates of cervical cancer have plummeted.
Improvements in public health and medical treatment have significantly increased life expectancy in the past 60 years. People more frequently live into their 80s and 90s and even top the century mark.
A rare form of breast cancer often escapes detection. It changes the appearance of the breast and rarely has a lump.
Chili hits the spot in cooler weather. It tastes good and is good for you.
A mobile farmers market brings healthy food to low-income communities
You don’t need fancy equipment to get a good workout
Walking is the simplest aerobic exercise to improve health
Daily exercise is a prescription to reduce stress and anxiety.
Whether classified as a disease or a disorder, obesity is a leading cause of premature deaths in this country.
Abdominal, or visceral, fat — weight centered at and above the waist — poses a threat to a person’s health.
Obesity is not merely a cosmetic issue. Excess weight increases the risk of many diseases:
BMI and waist size are used to calculate disease risk
Growing portion sizes are changing what Americans think of as a "normal" portion, according to the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute.