Not only are pears healthy for the average person, but they also benefit people with diabetes by providing plenty of vitamins and nutrients their bodies need to manage their sugar intake.
As the leading cause of disability, arthritis causes pain and limits mobility. However, recent research may have a solution to lessen the discomfort and reduce the chances of even developing the condition.
A new study connects short sleep hours with memory problems, which could explain why Alzheimer's patients have a harder time remembering certain facts.
There is no surefire prevention for MS, but drinking a certain beverage may be enough to stave off the disease.
People who engage in certain meaningful pastimes can prevent age-related brain shrinkage.
A team from the Forsyth Institute recently conducted a study examining the link between dental hygiene and cardiovascular health.
Several studies have highlighted the fact that a shorter height may be linked to an increased risk of certain health problems.
Individuals can embrace a few practices that slow the onset of dementia and reduce the risks of related conditions.
Spending time outside is more than just enjoyable - it's also good for personal health.
One way to improve cardiovascular well-being is to recognize positive aspects of life.
Heart health is an important concern for many seniors.
Health organizations have banded together to make April Parkinson's Awareness Month.
There were plenty of news stories and health developments that came to light throughout the past few weeks.
One recent report noted that people who emphasize strength and proper nutrition are in a better position to prevent falls and stave off frailty.
Summer can be a lovely time of year for seniors - as long as they don't fall victim to the heat, that is.
A salt shaker may be a fixture in a kitchen, but that doesn't mean it should be.
The importance of a well-balanced diet is often drilled into the minds of seniors.
One recent study, published in JAMA Internal Medicine, focused on the additional benefits apples can bring.