Two drugs used to treat osteoporosis may be better than either alone in maintaining bone density.
It turns out that strengthening bone to avoid fractures starts at a very young age.
Improving hearing, especially in a loud environment, is just like any other skill — it takes practice.
The wonder drug that relieves everything from headaches to joint pain, and lowers the risk of heart disease may come with risks for the eyes.
We know that overindulging in our favorite foods isn’t good for our health, but researchers propose a new way of quantifying just how harmful those treats can be.
All that training, regardless of the sport, my pay off in extra years, according to two recent studies.
Being your parent’s caregiver can be difficult, especially when Mom and Dad live far away.
Not that we need another reason to covet iPads, but the tablets may help those with poor vision read more comfortably.
It’s inevitable that as we age, our brains get smaller. Nerves die off, losing their connections, and that leads to a thinned out network feeding our thinking functions. But brain shrinkage isn’t inevitable, according to the …
Helpful tips on how to be there for your ill and aging parents, while protecting your job and the financial well-being of you and your family
A historical study of castrated men in Korea finds that they outlived their peers by a wide margin
Decisions about providing care for an aging parent are by no means easy — or cheap. Make it easier by asking some key questions and discussing them with your parents ahead of time