People with pacemakers and implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICDs) can live a normal, active life—with a few precautions.
If you're an older adult, it's important to keep up-to-snuff on your nutrition. Take this quiz!
September is National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month. Find out how you can help your child combat his or her risk for obesity.
Smell and taste problems can have a big impact on our lives. Because these senses contribute substantially to our enjoyment of life, our desire to eat, and be social, smell and taste disorders can be serious.
It is important to know your estimated due date in order to help plan for the baby's birth.
Endometriosis is a common condition among women. It affects about 1 in 10 women of childbearing age. Find out if you're at risk for it.
A spinal tap, also called lumbar puncture, is used to take a sample of the fluid from the spinal column to look for infection or bleeding. The most common reasons people need this procedure include severe headache, fever with a stiff neck or vomiting, or confusion. Watch this video to learn what happens during this procedure.
Women who use birth control products that contain a combination of estrogen and progestin may double their risk for heart attack and stroke.