Selecting sunglasses: 5 tips for eye health
To protect your eyesight, look beyond how sunglasses look.
Speak up! Vaginal dryness is treatable
Many women going through menopause don't talk about vaginal dryness. But proven treatment is just a conversation away.
Why ignoring incontinence is a mistake for men
A new study finds that many men ignore the signs of incontinence for years—and that's a mistake.
Make bike helmets a must
Bike injuries send 25 kids to ERs every hour—11 percent of them with traumatic brain injuries.
Why you may want to switch back to human insulin
Insulin analogues do have some benefits over traditional human insulin, but the expense may not be worth it.
Binge drinking may harm young hearts
A bad hangover and bad grades are hardly the only bad outcomes.
How to protect your kids in the pool
Do your kids know how to swim? That's one key safety step, but there are many more you need to know.
Motor munchies: 5 ideas for healthy travel treats
Try these travel-friendly snack solutions to curb in-between-meals hunger.
5 facts about hay fever
Pollen isn't the only trigger to watch out for.
Feeling lonely? It doesn't help a heart condition much
And you don't have to live alone to feel alone.
Sex and drug use on the decline among U.S. teens
The number of teens who said they'd ever had sex dropped to its lowest point in a decade.
Diabetes diagnosis late in life may signal pancreatic cancer
Your risk may be tripled. Learn what to ask your doctor.
Teething medicines aren't good for kids, FDA warns
Numbing gels may make babies ill. What should you use instead?
Here’s the truth about 'dry drowning'
Parents can relax a little, at least when it comes to this hyped-up fear. But it's still important to know when to seek care after a water scare.
Hurricanes and tornadoes: How to weather them safely
What if no shelter is in sight when a tornado is approaching? Here's what you can do.
Suicide rates rise sharply in the U.S.
Only one state didn't see an increase.
Common medicines can raise risk for depression or suicide
Here's a good reason for regularly reviewing all of your medicines with your doctor.
Fireworks safety essentials
The safest way to enjoy fireworks is to watch a professional show. But you should know and share these safety tips too.
Beat the heat: Stay safe from heat-related illness
Do you know how to respond if someone is suddenly unconscious on sizzling summer day?
How common is insomnia? More than you might think
A new study also hints at the likelihood of insomnia getting worse with time.
Don't let bacteria crash summer cookouts
Bacteria multiply quickly in the hot summer heat. Here's how to reduce the risk of food poisoning at your outdoor cookouts.
Five tips for disabled travelers
Know what your airline can—and should—do for you.
Six tips to stay safe from snake bites
If you see a snake, back away slowly.
Patient portals: Worth it at any age
It's an online shortcut that many seniors could use.
New test could prevent unnecessary rabies shots
Without treatment, rabies is almost always fatal.