You may have heard that shopping for health insurance under President Barack Obama's health care overhaul will be like using Travelocity or Amazon.
But many people will end up with something more mundane than online shopping, like a call to the help desk.
Good personal trainers do more than just teach you about exercise: They make sure that every visit you make to the gym counts, monitor your goals, keep your workouts at a steady pace and offer that last bit of motivation to fuel your progress when you begin to run on fumes. Getting this kind of support doesn’t have to cost you; you can get a few of the perks of a personal trainer just by doing these 16 things for yourself:
As Kate and William showed off the royal baby, what caught the eye of many women was not the new heir to the throne but the Duchess of Cambridge's post-childbirth silhouette: that little bump under her pretty polka-dot dress.
A new study will offer potential parents more information than they might have ever known about their future offspring.
With poverty rates for Coos Bay schools ranging from 60-80%, that's why this year the Coos Bay School District has partnered with an Americorps Volunteer to provide free lunches to kids under the age of 18.
People with autism are using trampolines to help them cope with the affects of the disorder.
A study of older men found those who regularly skipped breakfast had a 27 percent higher risk of a heart attack than those who ate a morning meal.
The first time Miriam Lipton had breast cancer, her thick locks fell out two weeks after starting chemotherapy. The second time breast cancer struck, Lipton gave her scalp a deep chill and kept much of her hair - making her fight for survival seem a bit easier.
In a statewide student wellness study, 30% of Coos County teens in 6th, 8th and 12th grades are reporting they use alcohol.
Added sugar is a nutritional zero. I know you’ve heard all kinds of advice over the years: “Don’t eat fat; it’s horrible.” “Low carb is the best way to go.” “Avoid all the white stuff.” “Low carb is unhealthy.” “You need the ‘good’ fat.” If you’re tired of all the conflicting nutritional advice, you can rest assured that there is one rock solid recommendation: Reduce consumption of ANY added sugar.
House Republicans, politically emboldened by President Barack Obama's delay of a key requirement of his health care law, are taking another run at scrapping his signature domestic policy.
The Food and Drug Administration has approved the first medical scan that can help diagnosed attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in children by measuring brain waves.
New research boosts the "use it or lose it" theory about brainpower and staying mentally sharp. People who delay retirement have less risk of developing Alzheimer's disease or other types of dementia, a study of nearly half a million people in France found.
Parents who have been fretting over the low levels of arsenic found in apple juice can feel better about buying one of their kids' favorite drinks.
The numbers are not budging — no matter what you do, you can’t seem to get the scale to move down. But it was moving so fast before — what happened?