Everyone experiences the choking feeling of food getting caught in his or her esophagus occasionally, but roughly 1 in 2,000 people experiences it constantly. For those people, it's [...]
Pain affects more Americans than diabetes, heart disease and cancer combined, according to the American Academy of Pain Medicine.
Pain from disease or [...]
Constipation is common, and it can be uncomfortable. Everyone gets stopped up now and then, and some go running for the laxatives. But there are [...]
Does substituting honey for sugar make for a healthier diet? The answer depends on how much of the sticky sweetener you include in your day. [...]
People with diabetes face many health problems, including nerve damage and poor blood circulation. These problems make their feet vulnerable to skin sores (ulcers) that [...]
Spring is officially here and, depending on where you live, many Americans are already officially sniffling with seasonal allergies. An estimated 30 percent of adults [...]
After a long winter, many students and their families can't wait to go somewhere warm and sunny for spring break. Time in the sun may [...]
For many people, vacations are great ways to relax, recharge and refresh. But those days away from your normal routine are also an easy time [...]
If you diligently hit the gym but don't see results, you could be doing an exercise that's just not right for your body. A new [...]
Heartburn medications taken by millions of people are under scrutiny following studies that reveal a risk for side effects, including kidney damage.
"The risk [...]
Why should you think about colon cancer? The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says colon cancer is the second leading cause of cancer-related deaths [...]
Vitamin D is essential for health but isn't as easy as other nutrients to get in a balanced diet.
"Vitamin D is not in a lot of foods," [...]
Fibroids are common, benign growths in the uterus. At least two-thirds of all women will experience them at some point in their lifetime. Some cases [...]
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