Study found it only cut the amount of sedentary time by 12 minutes each day
Regular exercise does little to reduce the amount of time that seniors are sedentary, researchers say.
Danger is greatest for women whose weight was normal before they got pregnant, study finds
Women who gain weight after having a baby may be more likely to develop diabetes during their next pregnancy, a new study suggests.
Women who suffered trauma and stress during their teens have a greater risk of depression during the years leading into menopause, a new study suggests.
Doctors should screen earlier for signs of trouble in people with this gene variant, researcher suggests
Black people with a trait for sickle cell anemia appear to have double the risk of kidney failure that requires dialysis, new research suggests.
Close to half of all American adults have type 2 diabetes or prediabetes, a new study finds.
A drug to treat the most common eye disease among diabetics has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
Survey finds 3 out of 4 are getting these healthy foods each day
More than three-quarters of U.S. children eat fruit on any given day, and nearly 92 percent dig into vegetables in a 24-hour period, a new U.S. health survey reveals.
A teacher's state of mind may be key to preschoolers' behavior, a new study finds.
Shooting hoops beats watching 'March Madness' when it comes to your health, expert says
The best way to celebrate "March Madness" is to get out and shoot some hoops yourself, an expert says.
If paying the bills and putting food on the table put adults’ nerves on edge, just imagine how today’s overscheduled, frequently tested teenagers must feel.