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An 'Active' Workstation Won't Lower Your Job Performance July 21, 2017

Study found using treadmills, bikes or ellipticals while on the job didn't impair thinking skills

Surgery for ACL Tear Often Successful Over Long Term July 21, 2017

Even 10 years after procedure, many still playing sports, study finds

Targeting 9 Risk Factors Could Prevent 1 in 3 Dementia Cases: Study July 20, 2017

Reducing mid-life hearing loss might make the biggest difference

Good Diet, Exercise While Pregnant Could Cut C-section Risk July 20, 2017

These healthy habits also lower odds for other obstetric complications, study shows

Teens Keep Building Bone After They Stop Growing: Study July 17, 2017

10 percent of bone mass accumulates after teens reach their adult height, making healthy habits a must

Health Tip: Check the Water Before Swimming July 17, 2017

How to avoid getting sick

Flip-flops: Fun in the Sun, but Tough on Feet July 15, 2017

Their lack of support dictates short-term use only, podiatrist says

Lower Back Injuries Plague Many Athletes July 14, 2017

Surgery should be a last resort for 3 common conditions, orthopedic expert says

Boxers, MMA Fighters May Face Long-Term Harm to Brain: Study July 13, 2017

Researchers find head injuries from fighting cause brain changes that might spur troubles later in life

Walking Rates Are Key to a Country's Obesity Levels July 12, 2017

As steps declined, national waistlines expanded, global study shows

Docs Should Counsel Even Healthy People on Diet, Exercise, Experts Say July 11, 2017

Influential panel urges doctors to talk to low-risk adults about lifestyle

How to Prevent Future Couch Potatoes July 11, 2017

Some smart ways to get kids to exercise more

Shield Yourself From 'Swimmer's Ear' July 08, 2017

Water left behind after a swim can give you a serious earache -- but not if you know what to do

Seniors' Lungs Can Tackle Exercise July 07, 2017

Researchers find older adults' respiratory systems keep up with demands of cycling regimen

Exercising Safely With Diabetes July 07, 2017

How to make it part of your care plan

Cancer Deaths Higher in Rural America, CDC Reports July 06, 2017

Agency head calls persistent geographic gap a 'significant public health problem'

Health Tip: Yoga Before Bed July 06, 2017

Positions that may help you sleep

Exercise Can Keep Obese Seniors on the Go July 06, 2017

Study ties physical activity to ability to perform everyday tasks

Swimming Lessons: For Starters, Watch Out for Germs in the Water July 05, 2017

Kiddie pools are the biggest offenders, infectious diseases expert says

Nerve Zap Unlikely to Ease Low Back Pain July 05, 2017

Exercise alone may be best approach, researchers say

Take A New View of Yoga July 05, 2017

This ancient discipline has a modern (and growing) following

How to Keep Your Kids Out of the ER This Summer July 04, 2017

Emergency physician says make safety your top priority to avoid seasonal threats

Health Tip: Bike Safely July 04, 2017

And lower your chances of getting hurt

Health Tip: Reap the Benefits of Intense Exercise July 03, 2017

Here's what you may gain

Don't Let Summer Strain Your Back July 01, 2017

All that yard work and traveling can lead to injury, so spine experts offer safety tips

More Americans Are Walking for Exercise June 29, 2017

It's an easy, inexpensive way to get moving and reap the health benefits, experts say

Slowed Walking, Shrinking Brain? June 29, 2017

Seniors whose pace dropped showed shrinkage in brain region linked to memory, spatial orientation

Health Tip: Practice Drowning Prevention at Home June 29, 2017

It only takes a small amount of water

Community Intervention May Aid Fight Against Childhood Obesity June 28, 2017

Harvard study finds small successes in two Massachusetts-based programs

Health Tip: Exercise to Manage Knee Pain June 28, 2017

Here's what you can do

Force, Frequency of Head Hits Jump as Young Football Players Get Older June 27, 2017

Findings confirm that these injuries are linked to level of play

6 Out of 7 Possible Concussions May Have Been Missed in 2014 World Cup June 27, 2017

Players should be assessed using soccer group's international recommendations

What Is 'Moderate' Exercise Anyway? June 27, 2017

How to figure out the best intensity for you

Health Tip: Create a Food-and-Activity Journal June 27, 2017

It can help overall health and weight loss

Health Tip: Exercise During Menopause June 27, 2017

It helps combat these common problems

Health Tip: Get Fit Without the Gym June 26, 2017

You can be active virtually anywhere

Health Tip: Basic Beach Safety June 26, 2017

How to stay safer

Being Thin Could Boost Stress Fracture Risk in Female Runners June 23, 2017

Researcher says less muscle mass can make leg bones more vulnerable to injury

Guided Exercise May Help Chronic Fatigue Patients: Study June 23, 2017

Little by little, patients step up activity levels as an expert coaches via phone or online video

Lifestyle Changes Might Prevent or Slow Dementia June 22, 2017

The public should be aware of this encouraging research, expert says

Health Tip: Become an Active Family June 21, 2017

Small changes add up

Americans Want to Be Fit, But Most Don't Put in the Effort June 20, 2017

Survey finds three-quarters think appearance is 'very important,' yet only 31 percent work out regularly

Yoga Soothes Back Pain in Study June 19, 2017

Age-old practice did as good a job as physical therapy, but neither was a cure for all patients

Why Yoga, Tai Chi and Meditation Are Good for You June 19, 2017

Mind-body interventions reverse DNA reactions that cause stress, study suggests

Give Dad the Gift of Health on Father's Day June 16, 2017

Exercise with him, let him get some extra sleep, men's health expert says

High-Intensity Exercise May Be Bad for the Bowels June 16, 2017

Hydration and proper food intake might help prevent gut trouble, researcher says

Are U.S. Teens Now as Inactive as 60-Year-Olds? June 16, 2017

The lack of exercise more evident among females than males, study says

Want a Workout for Mind and Body? Hop on Your Bike June 15, 2017

Cycling benefits your heart, muscles, waistline and disposition, experts say

Horse Therapy Could Rein In Stroke's Damage Years Later June 15, 2017

Study found animal's movement improved gait, balance for survivors

'Couch Potatoes' May Face Higher Risk of Kidney, Bladder Cancers June 15, 2017

Researchers say get moving, and point to national exercise guidelines