People with pacemakers and implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICDs) can live a normal, active life—with a few precautions.
If you're an older adult, it's important to keep up-to-snuff on your nutrition. Take this quiz!
September is National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month. Find out how you can help your child combat his or her risk for obesity.
A concussion is caused by a blow or jolt to the head. It is also called a traumatic brain injury. Find out more about concussions by taking this quiz.
The more active you are, the more calories you burn. Running or jogging, for instance, burns more calories than bowling.
Breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in women (other than skin cancer). The American Cancer Society reports the breast cancer death rate is declining, probably because of earlier detection and improved treatment. This short assessment will help you determine if you have major risk factors for breast cancer.
Spinal stenosis is a condition in which the spinal canal narrows and pinches the nerves, resulting in back and leg pain. Spinal stenosis often occurs in older adults, although younger people who are born with a small spinal canal may also develop symptoms. This video explains the condition and what treatments are recommended.
An expert panel says that men with a life expectancy of more than 10 years should talk with their doctor about getting a PSA test for prostate cancer. This recommendation comes in response to a federal group’s recent advice against PSA screening.