It's Thyroid Awareness Month—a good time to learn more about thyroid disorders, which affect 1 in 8 women.
If you are moving through your mid-30s and pondering motherhood, here's what you need to know.
Fewer hours of daylight and harsh weather can leave even the hardiest of folks in the doldrums. But you can take steps to keep your spirits up during winter.
The human appendix is a 3- to 6-inch narrow tube located where the small and large intestines join. It's mostly known for becoming inflamed, affecting thousands of Americans each year. To learn more about the appendix, take this quiz.
Your target heart rate is the range at which sustained physical activity - running, cycling, swimming laps, or any other aerobic exercise - is considered safe and effective.
The questions in this assessment ask about risk factors—conditions that may put you at risk for developing type 2 diabetes. The American Diabetes Association (ADA) states that the more risk factors you have, the more likely you are to develop diabetes.
A cataract is a clouding of the natural lens within the eye that often occurs as a person ages. Although many cataracts develop without a known cause, long-term steroid use and diabetes are risk factors. Watch this video to find out what you can expect if you develop a cataract.
Detailed information on breast biopsy, including the reasons and preparation for the procedure, how the procedure is performed, and after care.