Going Gluten Free May Help
FOR 20 YEARS, Maurie Ange of El Cerrito suffered from chronic belly aches. A decade ago, she was diagnosed with irritable bowel syndrome and told to exercise more and increase her fiber intake. But the pain, bloating and digestive issues continued into her 60s.
EPA Unveils New Bug Repellant Labeling
A new graphic for insect repellant labels will show consumers how many hours the product will protect them from mosquitoes and/or ticks, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency says.
Healing Foods: Thyme
Research has shown that thyme may help improve brain function, by increasing the percent of healthy fats found in cell membranes and other cell structures.
3 Tasty Herbal Iced-Tea Blends
With so many delicious loose-leaf tea varieties, you can really experiment to make easy, delicious and, most importantly, healthy iced tea for you and your family to enjoy.
Food Safety Tips for the Summer
Backyard barbecues, picnics and outdoor parties are common throughout the summer, but warm weather makes food safety a lot more challenging.
Routine Errands a Risky Time for Falls for Seniors
For older Americans, a fall can sometimes bring serious health consequences. And a new study finds that seniors are more likely to fall while carrying out routine daily errands than when they are walking for exercise.
'Little League Shoulder' on the Rise
With summer in full swing so too are youthful arms, with kids happily throwing pitches as hard and as fast as they can on baseball diamonds all across America.
Healing Foods: Grapes
Grapes are a source of manganese, vitamin B6, thiamine, riboflavin, potassium and vitamin C.
Health Tip: Pack Healthy Beach Snacks
Concession-stand snacks at the beach don't always offer the healthiest options. But packing your own snacks ensures that you fuel your body with healthy foods.
Kids Still Getting Too Much 'Screen Time': CDC
U.S. teenagers are still spending hours in front of the TV and computer every day -- despite years of expert advice that kids' "screen time" should be limited, a new government study finds.
Kids on Tight Schedules May Lose Out, Study Says
Which approach to parenting is best: tiger mom or free range? A new study suggests that kids may need a little more latitude with their free time instead of having their days packed with lessons, sports and structured activities.