April 15, 2015 RSS feed / Health

Weight Watchers, Jenny Craig get best marks in diet review

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Short people face heart risks

Short people have more risk for heart disease, and now researchers may know why: Genes that govern height also seem to affect cholesterol, especially in men.  Doctors have suspected that height and heart risks are related. More...

His wife is drinking too much diet soda

DEAR DR. ROACH: My wife drinks in excess of 3 liters of diet soda a day, sometimes even more. More...

Diabetes May Raise YOUR Osteoporosis RISK

Osteoporosis is a disease of the skeleton in which the amount of calcium present in the bones slowly decreases to the point where the bones become thinner and more porous. As a result, the bones are brittle and more prone to fracture. More...