Take a quiz to find out just how important these medicines are to your asthma action plan.
Urinary tract infections are common in women and require antibiotics for effective treatment.
Being outdoors when you’re young seems to offer some protection against myopia. Could it be the sun’s ultraviolet B rays?
Missing out on just an hour or two of sleep at night may make a car crash almost twice as likely the next day. Missing even more sleep is on par with driving drunk.
People who are optimistic may have a lower risk for death from stroke, respiratory disease, infection, and cancer.
Osteoporosis is a disease that thins and weakens a person's bones, making them less dense and more fragile.
Your target heart rate is the range at which sustained physical activity - running, cycling, swimming laps, or any other aerobic exercise - is considered safe and effective.
Recognizing the symptoms of stress in your life is one step toward managing it. This assessment will help you learn your particular stress symptoms.
Injury to the knee can cause pain and change your mobility. When knee pain affects your quality of life, a total knee replacement may help. Learn about the benefits and risks of knee surgery.
An echocardiogram can measure heart structures, such as the heart's pumping chambers, the size of the heart itself, and the thickness of the heart walls.
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