Macular degeneration is a leading cause of blindness in older adults. Taking aspirin may bring it on.
Older people with hearing deficits are more likely to develop problems with memory.
Alcohol allows people to fall asleep quicker, but causes next day drowsiness.
U.S. deaths from flu range from about 3,000 to about 50,000 per year.
The early flu season has turned severe in some parts of the country.
Americans die young and have high rates of many types of diseases and injuries.
There is a disconnect between how long people think a cough should last and how long it actually does.
Eating less sugar is linked with weight loss, according to a new study.
For its efforts to lessen smoking last year, the Obama administration is getting three D’s and an F.
Cancer death rates decreased by 1.6 percent from 2000 to 2009.
Drinking sugar-sweetened and diet drinks may be linked with a slightly higher depression risk.
A recent Consumer Reports survey asked readers to rank popular diet plans. Guess which one won.
Problems in thinking skills and depression may be more common in former NFL players.
Talking to your baby while pregnant may help in language development.
This past year has been a big one for the Affordable Care Act. There’s more to come in 2013.