Because most kids who are age 8 and older aren't getting enough calcium, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) is reminding parents to make sure kids get the calcium and physical activity they need to grow strong bones, especially during the teen years, when bone growth peaks. Pediatrician Dr. Lanna McClain joins us to stress the importance of calcium.
Athletes who weren't diagnosed with concussions still showed thinking deficits after a season of hits
Study finds no evidence to support that belief
The European Food Safety Authority says the artificial sweetener aspartame is safe at the levels currently used in food and drinks.
Early studies found small improvement with combo therapy for HER2-positive disease
However, review didn't include women in their 40s, so debate may not end
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The slow rollout of a new federal health insurance marketplace may be deepening differences in health coverage among Americans, with residents in some states gaining insurance at a far greater rate than others.
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Tens of thousands of women each year might be able to skip at least some of the grueling treatments for breast cancer — which can include surgery, heavy chemo and radiation — without greatly harming their odds of survival, new research suggests.
'Tis the season for completely losing it. The holidays are a worry-filled time for a lot of people, but it turns out that you might be partially to blame for your own pre-eggnog anxiety. But we know (or we hope) you're not purposely trying to sabotage yourself, so here's a quick rundown of things you might be doing without realizing they're actually making you feel worse. Take a deep breath and try to relax. You might be stressed because... 1. You haven't laughed today. If you can't remember the last time you laughed so hard you were blinded by tears,
You think the magical moments of your life will happen on big days, but they're usually more ordinary. The magic of connection, gratitude and love can show up at work, in nature, at dinner, even at the movies.