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Concussions Strike 1 in 3 Water Polo Players June 29, 2016

Average was just over 2 per person, and study found they were more common among females

Sudden Heart Death More Common in Male Minority Athletes June 28, 2016

Inherited condition often the cause, study says

Walking: The Cheap, Easy Workout June 28, 2016

And it's a good way to start exercising, doctors say

Healthy Living Slashes Cancer Risk June 23, 2016

The 'good' life cuts tumor odds up to 45 percent and risk of cancer death up to 61 percent, study finds

Guidelines Stop Heat Stroke Deaths in High School Athletes June 23, 2016

Protocols help get students used to the heat during preseason practice

Health Tip: Keep Pushing Through Your Workout June 23, 2016

Consider these energy boosters

Alternative Medicine Taking Hold Among Americans: Report June 22, 2016

More than $30 billion paid out-of-pocket for acupuncture, yoga, chiropractic care, supplements

Exercise May Help Thwart Ovarian Cancer June 21, 2016

Chronic inactivity linked to greater risk for the disease in study

Health Tip: Exercising During Pregnancy June 21, 2016

Check with your doctor first

Almost 2 Million U.S. Kids Get Concussions a Year: Study June 20, 2016

Estimate is still likely low, specialist says

How to Prevent Painful Swimmer's Ear June 18, 2016

Simple steps after a day in the water help prevent infection, expert says

Aging May Blunt Some of Exercise's Benefits June 17, 2016

But, that's no excuse for seniors to abandon healthy habits

Time Zone Changes Give Edge to Athletes From West June 17, 2016

Professional teams traveling from later to earlier time zones win more, study finds

Want New Knowledge to Stick? Head Straight to a Workout June 16, 2016

Exercise needs to occur about 4 hours after lesson, study suggests

Health Tip: Exercising for Seniors June 15, 2016

Start slow and take it easy

Got a Spare 15 Minutes? A Little Exercise May Boost Life Span June 14, 2016

Study finds even modest daily workouts make a difference for older adults

Health Tip: Fight Inflammation With Diet and Exercise June 10, 2016

Suggestions to help ward off illness

Older Runners Can Maintain Their 'Fuel Efficiency' June 09, 2016

Rate of oxygen consumption differs little between active seniors and younger runners: study

Middle-Age Fitness Helps Ward Off Stroke Later June 09, 2016

Study finds this one thing reduces risk by 37 percent

Bifocals Might Trip You Up June 09, 2016

Some eyeglasses may cause blurry vision, so seniors need to watch their step, researchers say

Health Tip: Enjoy an Active Summer June 08, 2016

Suggested activities for warmer weather

Clean Pools Can Still Pose Health Hazards June 02, 2016

When disinfectants mix with sweat, personal care products and urine, dangerous byproducts can form, study says

Health Tip: Make Time for Fitness June 01, 2016

Exercise at home or between tasks

Baby's Early Walking May Mean Stronger Bones as Teen May 31, 2016

Researchers say parents can help improve odds by practicing with toddlers at home

Lifestyle May Be Key to Improving ADHD in Kids May 30, 2016

Healthier habits related to exercise and diet could help many with the disorder, researcher says

Fastballs a Fast Track to 'Tommy John Surgery'? May 26, 2016

Other pitches not linked to the elbow injury, study says

Message for Heart Failure Patients: Exercise May 26, 2016

You'll feel better and maybe even live longer, researcher says

Health Tip: Protect Your Hands While Gardening May 26, 2016

Wear gloves, and watch for hazards

No Welcome Mats for Diabetes, Obesity in 'Walkable' Neighborhoods May 24, 2016

Urban design can play a role in public health, experts suggest

Tai Chi: Rx for Arthritic Knees May 23, 2016

As effective as physical therapy, study suggests, plus it might also improve depression

Concussion Tied to More School Problems Than Other Sports Injuries May 20, 2016

Study suggests need for 'return-to-learn' guidelines

Growth Spurts Can Throw Off Teen Boys' Strut May 20, 2016

Coordination may be affected by quick addition of height, researchers say

Delayed Treatment for Concussion May Prolong Recovery May 20, 2016

College athletes not evaluated immediately were sidelined 5 days longer, study found

Health Tip: Enjoy Screen-Free Fun With Your Preschooler May 20, 2016

Activities to get creativity flowing

Health Tip: Reduce Your Risk of a Stress Fracture May 20, 2016

Don't push too hard during exercise

Thousands of Public Pools, Hot Tubs Closed for Dirty Water: CDC May 19, 2016

Inspections in 5 states found kiddie pools had the most problems, with 1 in 5 shut down for violations

Experts Rank America's 'Fittest Cities' -- Is Yours One of Them? May 18, 2016

A lower smoking rate helped Washington, D.C., edge out Minneapolis and Denver, report says

Too Few Americans Take Advantage of Local Parks May 18, 2016

Modest changes would attract more adults, seniors and females, report says

Health Tip: Practice Rhythmic Breathing May 18, 2016

It may raise exercise performance

Joe Montana Scoring Points Against Heart Disease May 17, 2016

Former Super Bowl MVP focuses on daily exercise and limiting red meat, salty foods

As Fitness Levels Rise, Diabetes Risk Drops May 17, 2016

But change requires dedication to regular exercise in the long run, study shows

Exercise May Cut Risk of 13 Cancers, Study Suggests May 16, 2016

Moderate and vigorous activity includes brisk walking, tennis, jogging, swimming

A Barefoot Run Might Be a Brain Booster May 13, 2016

Avoiding injury requires greater concentration and mental power, research suggests

Inactive Women May Face Higher Risk for Cervical Cancer May 13, 2016

But study found just 30 minutes of exercise a week might lower chances of disease

Even Mild Football Head Hits Can Harm Vision May 12, 2016

Study of college players raises concerns about repetitive non-concussive impacts

Health Tip: Keep Your Head in the Game May 12, 2016

Suggestions for staying calm

Study: Ex-NFL Players Aren't at Greater Risk for Suicide May 11, 2016

Rate was lower than would be expected among the general population, researchers say

Pumping Iron? Try Longer Breaks Between Sets for Max Muscles May 10, 2016

Study suggests 5-minute rest periods, at least for novices

Could Nasal Spray Curtail Nighttime Bathroom Trips? May 09, 2016

Exercise also touted as an answer to 'nocturia'

Restoring Blood Flow Beats Exercise for Poor Leg Circulation May 05, 2016

Opening vessels could prevent new scarring in muscles, researchers say