People who abstain from alcohol or have more than 14 alcoholic drinks per week in middle age are both more likely to develop dementia — for different reasons.
In older adults who are overweight and at higher-than-normal risk for type 2 diabetes, two weeks of limited mobility can have a significant impact, according to a study.
People who work in the service industry and depend on tips to supplement their base pay are at increased risk for depression, high stress levels, and sleep problems.
Cancer screening and early detection is crucial to reducing cancer death rates, but a report from the CDC says too few people are being screened.
In a study looking at the use of aspirin or nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), researchers found these meds can increase ovarian cancer survival.