Health Watch

There's a good chance there's an ice pack in your freezer. And whenever you have back pain or knee soreness, you reach for it. You do…
Common heart procedures such as stents and bypass surgery don't prevent heart attacks or deaths more often than cholesterol-lowering drugs and lifestyle changes for millions of Americans with…
It’s hard to believe that Planet Fitness moved into the Sacramento market five years ago. With that anniversary, one of Sac’s first PF locations is closing…
Pat Cleveland was in Paris shooting a L’Oreal commercial in late March when she noticed how bloated and tired she was. She took herself to a…
Young children who get more screen time than doctors recommend have differences in parts of the brain that support language and self-regulation, a study at Cincinnati…
In September, I traveled back to the midwest to visit with family and friends, and while I was in Detroit I couldn’t resist having a few…
From 1991 to 2017, the rate of reported suicide attempts by African-American teens rose, especially the rate among black boys, according to a study published Monday…
If you’re putting sugar in your coffee, you are hurting your body more than you realize. Sugar can wreck your metabolism, cause inflammation and spike your…
When a man in North Carolina was pulled over on suspicion of driving drunk, police didn't believe him when he said he hadn't had any alcohol.…
Maintaining a healthy lifestyle can be challenging at times, especially if there are other factors at play, like a busy work schedule, vacation time, or just…