Author: Maura Ammenheuser

Two women sit in kayaks on a river August 31, 2018

Exercise and breast cancer: What to expect

Exercise can help breast cancer survivors feel better during treatment, recover strength afterward -- and it can improve treatment results.

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Cancer Fitness

Motion Preserving Surgeries August 29, 2018

Motion-preserving spinal surgeries can offer better recovery

A spine surgeon explains two procedures that preserve range of motion in the neck.

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Bone & Joint

July 31, 2018

Cervical myelopathy: a progressive condition that begins in the neck

Cervical myelopathy means damage or dysfunction of the spinal cord in the neck from compression. It can make hands and balance shaky. It's not just aging.

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Aging Well Bone & Joint

Portrait of Taylor Stokes 2018 July 19, 2018

A decade after lung cancer, aspiring minister aims for a ‘significant life’

One man's story of beating early stage lung cancer, making the most of time, and keeping an eye on health.

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Cancer

chronic shoulder pain causes June 18, 2018

3 reasons for chronic shoulder pain

These painful shoulder problems bother many people. Here's how to get some relief.

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Bone & Joint Fitness

May 14, 2018

Recipe: Pesto Chicken Salad Pitas

Enjoy this Mediterranean-inspired chicken salad stuffed into a pita with your favorite veggies.

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Recipes

A young woman hugs an older woman in a backyard full of people. May 11, 2018

Experts answer common questions about lung cancer screening

Lung screening is for certain smokers and ex-smokers. It’s not scary. It could save your life.

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Cancer Smoking

raspberry parfait April 26, 2018

Recipe: Pineapple-Raspberry Parfaits

Tropical flavors make these yogurt cups a warm-weather treat.

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Recipes

lung cancer screening April 23, 2018

The emotional side of being screened for lung cancer

Experts hear some common fears from patients. Here they offer some reassurance.

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Cancer Smoking