Health

Israeli Researchers: Aerobic Activity Can Reduce Risk of Metastatic Cancer by 72%

A new study at Tel Aviv University found that aerobic exercise ...

Managing Heart-Attack Treatment and Follow-Up Care for Older Adults

As the proportion of older adults in the United States continues to increase ...

How Cold-Weather Activities Can Impact Heart Health

Clearing sidewalks and driveways of snow ...
Andrew Davies and Molly Wernick smile at their baby Miller, who is sitting in a wagon. Wernick and Davies are wearing bike helmets and have their bikes off to the side.

Parents Worry Reproduction Laws May Complicate Family Planning

For Jewish parents who are carriers of the Tay-Sachs gene, the worry of passing on the genetic disease to an offspring is only one...

Preventing Alzheimer’s Disease: The New Science of the Aging Brain

Until recently, we thought today’s grim facts about Alzheimer’s disease could not be changed.
A vaccine administrator, a Black woman with long, black hair wearing blue gloves, is giving a shot to a young Black child with curly hair who is pulling up their t-shirt sleeve.

Pediatricians Push for Routine Vaccinations

In April 2020, routine vaccinations among children dropped to below 40,000, with total routine vaccinations in the city dropping more than 60% at the...

Knitting Nonprofit Promotes Healing, One Stitch at a Time

Ellen Rubin knows knitting is often thought of as a hobby for the elderly, but she believes the craft has something to offer everyone. “I...