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Crosswords and number puzzles may help the brain age better

But research doesn't prove that puzzles stop dementia.

Published: 06/25/2019

Many men with prostate cancer miss follow-up screenings

Skipping recommended tests could put men at risk.

Published: 06/24/2019

How to feel better after a bad sunburn

To soothe a sunburn, use moisturizers with aloe vera or soy.

Published: 06/23/2019

What's the buzz on bee stings?

Why you shouldn't use tweezers, plus other smart tips.

Published: 06/22/2019

Heartburn drugs linked to early deaths

Research sheds new light on specific risks.

Published: 06/21/2019

Bone disease strikes men and women

Men are just as prone to osteopenia as women.

Published: 06/20/2019

Epinephrine injectors may outlast their expiration dates

The medicine has become more expensive and harder to find.

Published: 06/19/2019

Many teen girls don't fill prescriptions for STIs

Left untreated, curable STIs can be dangerous.

Published: 06/18/2019

Should you really aim for 10,000 steps a day?

You may get a big health boost with less effort.

Published: 06/17/2019

Have diabetes? Treat your feet right this summer

Check out these 7 tips for happy, healthy feet.

Published: 06/16/2019

6 ways to head off summer migraines

Wherever summer takes you, leave the headache at home.

Published: 06/15/2019

Chronic insomnia can cause memory loss in middle age

Adults with long-term sleep loss do worse on memory tests.

Published: 06/14/2019

Too many older Americans don't ask about dementia prevention

Talking to your doctor is the first, best step.

Published: 06/13/2019

Fainting during pregnancy may signal trouble ahead

It could raise the risk of problems for both mom and baby.

Published: 06/12/2019

Teens may benefit from early weight-loss surgery

Surgery had a lasting effect on blood pressure and diabetes.

Published: 06/11/2019

Which dogs are most likely to bite kids?

It's not all about the breed. Learn what else matters.

Published: 06/10/2019

Boating and alcohol: Not worth the risk

Alcohol isn't safe for anyone on board.

Published: 06/09/2019

Father's Day: Check out these healthy gift ideas

Give him a gift that will keep him in your life longer.

Published: 06/08/2019

Walk faster, live longer?

Brisk walking could add years to your life.

Published: 06/07/2019

More play, less sitting helps children grow up healthy

Activity, screen time and sleep guidelines for kids under 5.

Published: 06/06/2019

Waiting to start a family? What men need to know

Delaying fatherhood too long may contribute to infant health risks.

Published: 06/05/2019

More than half of U.S. parents text and drive

Distracted drivers are more likely to crash.

Published: 06/04/2019

DASH diet benefits go beyond better blood pressure

The diet may help lower the risk of heart failure too.

Published: 06/03/2019

Don't skip these health screenings

Ask your doctor if you're due.

Published: 06/02/2019

Is it Alzheimer's?

Learn 8 early signs to look out for.

Published: 06/01/2019