Women's Health: Is It Safe to Buy Breast Milk Online?

Breast milk is best for babies. But not all mothers may make enough milk or be able to breastfeed their child. These women may turn to the internet to buy breast milk. A recent study found that may not be the safest option.

Heart Care: Do You Need That Heart Test?

A heart attack can sometimes be the first sign that you have heart disease. That frightening fact makes early detection important. Certain tests may help to diagnose the condition. But if you are at low risk for or have no symptoms of heart disease, experts continue to advise against such screenings.

Chronic Condition News: Exploring the Link: Asthma and Osteoporosis

A recent study suggests a link between bone health and asthma. Researchers found that people with asthma were more likely to have lower bone mineral density.

Focus on Health: Air Pollution May Raise Your Anxiety

You can’t always see air pollution. But your body may still feel its effects. If you have asthma, you may find it harder to breathe when too many pollutants are in the air. A recent study suggests one more ill effect of air pollution: more anxiety.

Men's Health: Quit Smoking for Better Bone Health

Lung cancer. Heart disease. Stroke. You probably already know that smoking can lead to these health hazards. A recent study found that smoking may be especially bad for men's bones.

For Your Child: More Teens Skimping on Sleep

Staying up late and sleeping in. Biologically, your teen’s brain may be programmed to such a sleep cycle. Only it isn’t helping him or her secure needed shuteye. In fact, more teens today are skimping on sleep, says a recent study.

Cancer Awareness: Could That Cup of Coffee Stop Skin Cancer?

Coffee may help prevent cancers such as cancers of the breast and liver. One recent study points to the beverage's possible protective effect against melanoma.

Focus on Health: Does Diet Matter Against Alzheimer’s Disease?

Eating a healthy diet may help prevent many diseases. A recent study suggests certain foods may work against this disabling brain illness, too.

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