New survey finds American children aren't getting enough sleep, and electronic devices are to blame.
Nobody likes to get the flu! You may have already had your flu shot and stocked up on all your vitamins, but sometimes avoiding germy objects may be the best thing you can do.
For decades we’ve been eating up genetically engineered foods, we just didn’t know we were doing it!
From the rich and famous, to the runners, to the exercise maniacs, and the just plain slim and trim—how do they do it? We’ve got some habits of the naturally slim you can develop to lose weight without dieting.
When it comes to generic versus brand name, which is best? As it turns out, that depends on what you are buying.
Joan Lunden says women need to change how they think about and approach their health.
Can’t motivate yourself to get to the gym? Or having a hard time sticking to that running schedule? Recent research suggests just plain walking can have a profound impact on your health.
When you think of 3D, you think movie and video games, but researchers are using 3D printing to customize medical implants and to grow body parts.
More people in the United States dies from lung cancer than any other type of cancer.
Now a Michigan doctor has pioneered a treatment that could be the solution these patients are searching for.
Florida woman undergoes rare stem cell therapy to help heal chronic knee problems.
To keep those New Year’s resolutions of being healthier or losing weight, try some of this year’s coolest new fitness tools.
This is the year—the year you’ve vowed to finally shed that extra weight! But you might be making poor choices without even knowing it. One common mistake: going gluten-free.
Smartphones and tablets are contributing to a new phenomenon known as "digital eye strain", but there are ways to ease the suffering.
It makes sense: if you don’t eat, you’ll lose weight. But recent research has given rise to the idea of mini fasts as a way to control blood sugar, weight, and even help you live longer.
Morning, noon, night, in the middle of the night: are you constantly hungry? Well a lack of food may not always be to blame.
Frigid temperatures across much of the country can be a real health hazard.
The FDA has approved the use of a new magnetic device that'll hopefully help fight off the debilitating pain.
Christmas cookies, gingerbread, holiday pudding—you try hard, but you just can’t escape it: sugar seems to be in everything we consume. But how much do you know about this sneaky substance?
New survey finds many people are confused about how to fight the flu.
Piles of papers, deadlines, constant phone calls—all can cause stress at work. But what about what you’re eating?
Wintry weather is here and with that comes the extra threat of the flu. Dr. Sue helps you choose which vaccine is best for your little one.
President Barack Obama lauded “extraordinary" progress towards eradicating HIV/AIDS Monday and promised further U.S. investment to find a cure for the disease.
Getting your kids vaccinated is a great way to fight the flu, but you can also keep their immune system strong with what they eat. Dr. Sue explains with the Kid's Doctor.
Being chronically stressed can be a killer. High levels of stress have been associated with weight gain, high blood pressure, and even heart disease. So how can you stop the stress? One easy way is to look away from your computer screen.
Whether it’s the top fifty or something a little more sophisticated like Mozart, the music you listen to can do more than relieve stress. It can also ease pain and fight addiction.
Your morning cup of joe can help open your eyes and your blood vessels!
It's that time of year…packing up the family and venturing out on a holiday break or on a trip to see the grandparents! It's already a stressful time of year but add the congestion on the highways and in the airports… it's enough to make anyone crazy!
Study finds today's kids can't run as fast or as far as their parents could at the same age.
Sniffling, sneezing, and the dreaded cough: all symptoms that could be taken care of naturally.
It seems as if it happens overnight. Your child's cough turns into something much worse. It's called croup…a viral upper respiratory infection that causes your child's trachea and larynx to become inflamed making it difficult for them to breath.
These kids in a local restaurant have a lot on their plate, But we’re not talking about the chicken, salmon, and tomatoes.
A recent discovery identifies a rare genetic defect for the first time ever.
The FBI reports 2,000 kids a day are kidnapped, either by someone they know, or by complete strangers.
The human knee has more components than previously thought.
They have made their way back into your child's classroom…Lice! I have been fielding frantic calls from parents fighting lice in school and at home.
You scrub it, rub it, and wipe it down. Your kitchen may look clean but is it really? Studies show more than 20 percent of food-borne illness outbreaks result from food consumed at home.
Last year, $844 million was spent globally on skincare products, but what if the answer to clear skin could be found in your fridge?
Researchers have become more like C.S.I. detectives trying to identify new causes for breast cancer.
Some parents have dreams of their little athletes one day going pro. But for some children, the pressure can be too much and harmful to their health.