Condition Center: Middle Adulthood

Sudden Death Risk Before Diabetes

Diabetes can increase your risk for all sorts of health issues, including heart problems. According to recent research, people could be faced with...

Knee-d to Exercise

It's a balance to keep knees strong. The key is neither too much exercise nor too little.

Colon, Age and Alcohol Don't Mix

If you drink alcohol and are over 50, there's more reason to get the pipes checked out, even if you feel fine. A new study found that drinking...

The Walk to Good Health

Take one step forward, two steps back. Take 6,000 steps forward and forget going back, especially when it comes to women's health.

More Than Hot Flashes

Hot flashes are a biggie among middle-aged women. But common effects of menopause can differ around the world. New research has identified a number o...

Like Mom, Like Menopause

Women are their mothers' daughters, even at the point in life when they can't have children anymore.

RA Tied to Deep Vein Blood Clots

Inflammation is a key part of the body's healing process. However, it is also at the root of many health problems, including rheumatoid arthri...

Eat the Right Fat to Age Better

You may have heard of the health benefits of omega-3 fatty acids, but with so much nutritional hype out there, benefits can be difficult to determine...

Does Education Equal a Longer Life?

Go to school, get educated and as a result, get a good job. This is a life pattern taught to many growing up in the United States. But new researc...

Is This Flu, or Just a Cold?

Cold and flu season is approaching with the advent of colder weather and the winter months. How do you tell the difference between the two illnesses?...

West Nile Outbreak is Not Over Yet

We're not out of the mosquito-infested woods yet. Cases of West Nile are still being reported, keeping 2012 on track to be the second-worst ye...

Finding the Gene for Uterine Growths

Difficult menstrual periods? Pelvic pain? Backache? Fertility issues? These are a few symptoms associated with uterine fibroids, noncancerous pelv...