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Forward-Thinking Tips for Back Pain January 19, 2017

Certain behaviors can reduce your risk, doctor says

Too Much Sitting Ages You Faster January 18, 2017

Cells of elderly sedentary women look much older than their actual age, study finds

Short Stretches of Exercise May Have Anti-Inflammatory Effect January 18, 2017

20 minutes on a treadmill linked to drop in immune cells tied to inflammation, study finds

Health Tip: Get Moving Toward a Healthier You January 18, 2017

Here's what you can do

Working Out? Don't Bring Your Cellphone January 17, 2017

Researchers say talking and texting makes workout less efficient and throws you off-balance

Even a Little Daily Activity May Boost Colon Cancer Survival: Study January 17, 2017

Walking or gardening 30 minutes daily was linked to better prospects for advanced-stage disease

Pediatricians Offer Heads-Up for Preventing Soccer Injuries January 14, 2017

Sprains and strains are common on the field

Head for the Hills With Sled Safety in Mind January 13, 2017

Kids at higher risk for head and neck injuries while sledding, safety experts warn

Brisk Walk May Help Sidestep Heart Disease January 10, 2017

In just 10 weeks, cholesterol, blood pressure and weight improved among women in study

Scans Hint at Running's Brain Benefits, Even When Young January 09, 2017

Researchers suggest that an early boost in mind health may help people stay sharp as they age

'Weekend Warriors' Can Still Stretch Their Life Spans January 09, 2017

Study found those who exercised one or two days a week saw gains similar to those who worked out regularly

Health Tip: Protecting Your Health January 09, 2017

Ways to remain healthy

Exercise: An Antidote for Behavioral Issues in Students? January 09, 2017

Study found use of 'cybercycles' reduced classroom problems for kids with autism, ADHD, other concerns

Navigating Ski Slopes Safely January 06, 2017

National Ski Areas Association offers advice on preventing skiing, snowboarding injuries

Is Running Bad for Your Knees? January 05, 2017

Study suggests it may slow development of osteoarthritis

Over-Planning Can Take the Fun Out of Leisure Time January 04, 2017

People want their breaks to be 'free-flowing,' not tightly scheduled, researcher says

Routine Checkup Should Assess Fitness, Too January 03, 2017

Cardiorespiratory test would help gauge patients' heart disease risk, doctor says

Resolve to Reduce Your Cancer Risk This Year January 03, 2017

Healthy habits are key to preventing the disease, cancer experts say

Make a Healthy Lifestyle Your New Year's Resolution December 31, 2016

The American Medical Association offers seven goals to get you started

Winter Hikes Can Be Fun, But Put Safety First December 30, 2016

Be prepared for heat loss, sun glare and shorter days, hiking group advises

Staying Trim, Strong May Cut Risk of Urinary Incontinence December 30, 2016

But for women in study, these factors only helped with one type of incontinence

Making New Year's Resolutions That Last December 30, 2016

Think small, manageable goals -- not sweeping lifestyle changes, psychologists advise

Mouse Study Hints at Why Obese People Struggle to Exercise December 29, 2016

Research suggests dopamine levels, not willpower, may be to blame

Men Don't Know About Risks to Fertility, Survey Finds December 28, 2016

It's not commonly known that factors such as obesity, laptop use on lap can affect sperm counts

Does Santa's Diet, Lifestyle Earn Him a Stocking Full of Coal? December 25, 2016

But, kudos for kicking that pipe smoking habit, a doctor says

Exercise May Be Real Medicine for Parkinson's Disease December 22, 2016

Physical activity helps improve gait and balance, research review finds

Serious Yoga Injuries, Though Rare, Are on the Rise December 22, 2016

Problems requiring ER care up about 70 percent, even more in older people, study finds

Health Tip: Maximizing Your Workout December 21, 2016

Make sure you're getting all benefits

Pokemon Go, Pokemon Gone December 15, 2016

Study found the virtual reality game got adults moving -- but only for a while

Smartphones Could Be a Boon to Heart Health Research December 14, 2016

Study finds tracking people's activity with the devices is cheaper, more reliable that conventional methods

Cushioned Shoe Inserts Won't Guard Against Injury: Review December 13, 2016

But custom-made foot orthotics might help, researchers report

Health Tip: Enjoy an Active Holiday Season December 13, 2016

Suggestions to get exercise while curbing stress and anxiety

Was Football Safer Back in the Day? December 12, 2016

Study found those who played in high school in 1950s and '60s don't face increased risk of dementia

Strength Training May Prevent Side Effect of Breast Cancer Surgery December 09, 2016

Women who worked out twice a week saw less swelling in arms and chest, small study finds

Yoga Called Good Medicine for High Blood Pressure December 08, 2016

People who added this practice to a healthy lifestyle saw their pressure levels drop, study found

Health Tip: Does Exercise Feel Like Work? December 07, 2016

Suggestions to make it more fun

Study Finds Worrisome Heart Effects Among Some Football Players December 05, 2016

It suggests college linemen have higher blood pressure, thickening of heart wall

Brain Harm May Last Long After College Football Players' Final Game December 02, 2016

Small study found evidence of cortical thinning years later

Low-Carb Diet May Aid Your Metabolism December 02, 2016

Cutting back on sweets helps, while exercising before meals may not, small study finds

Dialysis Patients May Walk Their Way to Better Health December 01, 2016

Even people with advanced kidney trouble can feel better with 'low-intensity' exercise regimen, study finds

Health Tip: Exercising With Arthritis December 01, 2016

Don't let hurdles stop you

Health Tip: Using a Fitness Tracker December 01, 2016

Making the most of your device

Standing or 'Easy' Walks May Help Type 2 Diabetics Control Blood Sugar December 01, 2016

Study counters notion that vigorous exercise is key to battling the illness

Aerobic Exercise May Help Guard Against Dementia November 30, 2016

Study found seniors with mild cognitive impairment saw gains in thinking, memory skills after six months of workouts

Tennis Anyone? It May Prolong Your Life November 30, 2016

Racquet sports, swimming and aerobics tied to lower risk of early death in study

Doctors Should Counsel Even Low-Risk Patients on Heart Health November 29, 2016

U.S. government panel says advice on healthy eating and physical activity likely benefits all

Mouthguard a Key Defense Against Sports-Related Injuries November 28, 2016

More than 600,000 dental accidents send athletes to the ER each year, experts say

Researchers Explore Way to Detect Brain Injury in NFL Players November 28, 2016

The goal: to spot early signs of concussion-related head trauma

Health Tip: Preparing for Your First 5k Run November 28, 2016

Prep work lays the groundwork for an enjoyable time

Martial Arts Can Be Hazardous to Kids November 28, 2016

Certain practices put children at risk of serious injury, pediatricians' group warns