These are the 5 most addictive substances on the planet
Here's what they do to your brain.
What your resting heart rate reveals about your longevity
There might be a risk factor that’s under the radar for many adults.
What happens to your body when you stop showering every day
How often should you bathe? The experts weigh in.
Do you need dental insurance? Ask yourself these 8 questions
If you don’t have dental insurance coverage through an employer, here's what you need to consider.
Most people can’t name the #2 risk factor for cancer
Less than half of people asked were aware it was linked to cancer at all.
7 surprising early Alzheimer’s symptoms that don’t involve memory
These behavioral changes may warn of Alzheimer's — and they have nothing to do with memory problems.
This common disorder looks like dementia — but it can be cured
This disorder has many of the same symptoms as diseases like Alzheimer's and Parkinson's, including memory loss, but is actually curable.
This interactive chart can predict how many years you have left
Life expectancy in the U.S. is 78.6 years, but Americans who reach age 65 are living longer than ever.
The surprising relationship between your calf muscles and dementia
Researchers believe insufficient brain blood flow plays a critical role in the development of dementia and Alzheimer's. But what's it got to do with your legs?
These common medications can trigger dementia-like symptoms
Certain classes of drugs can block an important chemical messenger in the brain.
8 red-flag health symptoms women should never ignore
You may be tempted to skip the doctor when you have minor aches and pains, but if you have any of these symptoms, it's time for medical attention.
These common prescription drugs could boost your dementia risk
A new study points the finger at common anticholinergic drugs
8 possible causes for the metallic taste in your mouth
Does your mouth taste like old pennies? Here's when you should consult a doctor.
One simple move could lower your blood pressure by 10% without medication
Getting a grip on your health is easier than you think.