April 14, 2014: Clues to Type 2 Diabetes Discovered on Mount Everest
Study found low oxygen levels in healthy people at high altitudes led to increase in signs of insulin resistance

March 31, 2014: Stronger Muscles May Mean Better Health for Kids
Study of 6th-graders links greater strength to lower risk for heart disease

November 29, 2012: Climbers With Altitude Sickness Show Signs of Brain Bleeds Years Later
Mountaineers who've had the illness should gradually prepare for rising elevations, researchers say

July 27, 2012: Could Gene Doping Be Part of Future Olympics?
Technology reaching the point where some might try to enhance their performance genetically, experts say

January 04, 2012: 'Safety-First' Playgrounds Linked to Bored, Inactive Kids: Study
Review of daycares suggests many preschoolers play less now, but safety experts support newer equipment

May 09, 2011: Even a Little Exercise May Protect Against Colon Polyps
Study found just one hour a week made a difference in risk

June 04, 2010: Move Childhood Back Outdoors This Summer
Parents can boost their kids' health, social skills in the process, experts say

October 28, 2009: Even Light Smoking Affects Young Adults' Arteries
Damage makes it harder to run and climb steps, researcher says

August 02, 2009: Rock-Climbing Injury Rate Soaring
First national study finds large jump in ER treatments since 1990

January 07, 2009: Study of Everest Climbers Questions Oxygen Use
Whether low levels would work for ER patients with hypoxia remains unclear