| Aug 15, 2012
| 12:38 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - The number of U.S. children who drink sugar-free beverages has doubled in the past decade, a new study finds — though the health implications of the trend, if any, are unclear.
Using data from a federal health survey,...
| Aug 31, 2012
Although he played on teams as a kid, Lou Dobbs eventually developed a love of individual sports like golfing and horse riding, which ties in with his spirited political independence.
These days, the national TV and radio broadcaster, who owns a home...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 3:24 PM
Cancer doesn't discriminate.
It attacks people of all ages.
And research shows, you are more likely to get some forms of the disease as you get older.
A group of senior citizens in Danville with cancer is fighting to get healthy and live longer....
| Mar 1, 2013
| 7:04 AM
Quick fix detox diets are often a grueling undertaking and, as with most extreme dieting measures, they can potentially do more harm than good.
A healthy cleansing meal plan will encourage the natural detoxification process to take place, minus the...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 10:26 AM
By his late 30s, Eli Sapharti weighed almost 300 pounds. Every day, he smoked two packs of cigarettes, drank two liters of soda and "ate like crap."
He always resolved to get fit, joining gyms and working out a few times. But then he'd quit because...
| Jan 30, 2013
Apparently your tongue speaks volumes about your health without you saying a word. And this is why Lisa Lau, a Chicago herbalist, recently had me saying "Ahhhh."
But that was as far as the examination went with Lau, whose clients call her "Dr. Lisa."...
| Feb 2, 2013
| 5:15 PM
I've used deer antler spray for two days now, and I've rarely felt better, though I do find myself with an overwhelming urge to grind my itchy noggin against big birch trees, and last night, as someone pulled into the driveway, I just suddenly froze in...
| Jan 13, 2013
Badly matched foundation can look downright scary: too gray, too goopy, too mask-like. This is an area where one size does not fit all. And now the diversifying face of America, the rise of high-definition image technology and a photo-happy population has...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 11:12 AM
Dear Pharmacist: I live in chronic pain. No one is sure why. I take hydrocodone and ibuprofen daily, but I'm still in pain. Can you recommend any vitamins to help me? — M.C., Dallas, Texas
Dear M.C.: I'm sorry you are going through this. Luckily,...
| Nov 16, 2012
| 8:02 PM
A popular energy drink made here in Indiana is under scrutiny. The founder and CEO of 5-hour energy is strongly defending his product after claims that it led to 13 deaths in the past four years.
In the midst of this controversy, a group of Purdue...
| Dec 26, 2011
| 4:32 PM
When it comes to trying to achieve a flawless face, the basic makeup items like foundation, concealer and powder come to mind. But a tinted moisturizer can act as a base for a sheer foundation or on its own for......