Although deaths from heart disease have dropped in recent years, it’s still the leading cause of death of Americans, for both men and woman.
Q&A with Dr. Manny: I just had a big holiday party, are there any leftovers I shouldn’t keep to avoid getting sick?
Particle pollution like soot is a known health hazard and linked to the risk of heart disease and stroke, but women with diabetes are even more vulnerable than most people, accordi...
When two people follow the same weight-loss diet to the letter, but one fails to lose weight, the problem might be their bodies' different responses to the same foods, a recent Isr...
A handful of walnuts every day could lower people's levels of risk factors for type 2 diabetes, according to a new study
Red meat - but not other types of protein - is linked to an increased stroke risk, and the odds go up the more meat people eat, a recent study suggests.
We’ve all stuffed ourselves silly in the name of holiday cheer.
Truth time: The average American gains about a pound between Halloween and New Year's, according to a New England Journal of Medicine study.
For many Americans, Thanksgiving revolves around food, family, football and giving thanks.
Derek Mitchell, a 500-lb man from Kansas City, Missouri, has committed to run at least one 5K race a month— not only to get in shape, but also to encourage other people to do the s...