Many people know acupuncture involves needles. But that may be all they know about the practice.
Condition Center: Features
Sunglasses can do more than make you look like a movie star — they can also help protect your eyes from the sun's harmful rays.
Traumatic brain injury, or TBI, is often called the signature wound of soldiers returning from the Iraq and Afghanistan wars.
No one lives forever. But you may be able to increase your life span.
It’s summer, which means fun in the sun! But spending your weekends outdoors comes with some risks.
Your passage abroad is booked and your hotel room is reserved. But before you pack your bags and head out, it may be wise to consider one more import...
You know you need to get off the couch and get moving, but you may not be sure if you should gear up or talk to your doctor first.
Ah, summer ... picnics, barbecues, swimming, vacations and West Nile virus. Yes, unfortunately, West Nile can go along with all those fun things.
June is National Safety Month, which means it may be a good time to learn medication safety to help protect yourself and your loved ones.
Your skin is a barrier between you and the environment, protecting you from heat, light, injury and infection. Breach that barrier with a tattoo need...
The end of the school year is here. That means now may be a good time to start thinking about how to keep your kids healthy and safe this summer.
Four patients recently participated in a first for one Texas hospital. In a potentially lifesaving act, these four patients engaged in a paired excha...
Certain lifestyle and genetic factors can greatly increase the risk for stroke. The good news is that routine screening may be able to help.
When it comes to a health problem as serious as stroke, it's good — and potentially lifesaving — to stay informed.
Do you have heartburn or acid reflux two or more times per week? If you do, it could be a sign of a more serious condition called GERD.
Food, fun and sun — what’s not to like about having a day off on Memorial Day? Whether you're planning to enjoy a backyard barbecue or a day at t...
For most moms and dads, parenting is filled with joy — and plenty of worry, too. Learning the proper way to use a car seat, however, might melt som...
A mammogram each year is a good way to catch breast cancer early, right? Actually, it depends on who you ask.