A diet high in fried and processed foods and sugar-sweetened beverages is a major risk factor for higher rates of high blood pressure in black Americans.
Up to 14 percent of breast cancers — almost 35,000 cases each year in the United States — are associated with a hereditary predisposition to cancer.
Exercising at least three times a week for six months can reduce stress and slow signs of aging in people who provide care to adult family members.
The National Poll on Healthy Aging suggests only a small percentage of Americans in their 50s and early 60s have had their DNA tested but many are interested.
Research suggests that most teens who have used marijuana have tried it in more than one form, including cannabis products that are smoked, vaped, or eaten.
An international group of more than 40 of the top bone health experts issued updated recommendations for osteoporosis treatment in seniors.