Alcohol allows people to fall asleep quicker, but causes next day drowsiness.
Older people with hearing deficits are more likely to develop problems with memory.
U.S. deaths from flu range from about 3,000 to about 50,000 per year.
Macular degeneration is a leading cause of blindness in older adults. Taking aspirin may bring it on.
The early flu season has turned severe in some parts of the country.
Americans die young and have high rates of many types of diseases and injuries.
There is a disconnect between how long people think a cough should last and how long it actually does.
Eating less sugar is linked with weight loss, according to a new study.
For its efforts to lessen smoking last year, the Obama administration is getting three D’s and an F.
A recent Consumer Reports survey asked readers to rank popular diet plans. Guess which one won.