Health Topics

Children staying active and playing jumprope in playground December 17, 2018

How otherwise healthy children can have very high cholesterol levels

Discover what parents should watch for, and how to detect and treat familial hypercholesterolemia (FH).

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Children Heart & Vascular

Mother and daughter cooking healthy meal and encouraging healthy living December 13, 2018

New guidelines recommend colonoscopy at 45

You should get screened for colorectal cancer earlier than initially recommended. Here’s what you need to know.

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Digestive Prevention

Women lifting weights and watching fitness video at home. December 13, 2018

What to know about adult scoliosis

The best ways to prevent progression are controlling weight and protecting bones.

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Bone & Joint

Female physical therapist helps man with therapy for his leg. December 5, 2018

All about prehab: physical therapy before joint replacement surgery

All about physical therapy after, and even before, joint replacement surgery.

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Aging Well Bone & Joint Fitness

how to stay healthy during the holidays December 3, 2018

Expert Q&A: Staying healthy during the holidays

We want to share time and gifts -- not germs. Here are some practical tips for staying healthy during holiday gatherings.

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Cold & Flu Prevention

Grandpa spending time decorating for holidays with grandson November 30, 2018

Don’t let holiday decorating wreak havoc on your back

Here’s how to maintain good posture while lifting, carrying and reaching.

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Bone & Joint Prevention

Doctor speaking with patient and giving good news November 26, 2018

Surgical intervention options for epilepsy

A surgical procedure might help if antiepileptic medications aren’t successful or if medication side-effects are bothersome.

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Brain & Memory

Thanksgiving tips November 20, 2018

10 tips to safely prepare this year’s Thanksgiving meal

Don’t let your favorite food holiday end with illness. Find out how to prepare and store your meal properly.

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Digestive Prevention

carpal-tunnel November 19, 2018

What to know about carpal tunnel syndrome

Many repetitive motions can cause carpal tunnel syndrome. What to know.

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Bone & Joint