A new type of plaster cast might help older adults avoid surgery for unstable ankle fractures, researchers say. "Older adults -- those over 60 -- are suffering an increasing number of ankle fractures from leading more active lifestyles and the rising Read more
Taking any steps possible to relieve stress is never a bad idea, but it's especially beneficial if you have rheumatoid arthritis. The Arthritis Foundation suggests: Taking a tai chi or yoga class. Flexing and then relaxing muscles throughout your body. Imagining Read more
Some women may be genetically predisposed to suffer hot flashes before or during menopause, a new study suggests. A team of scientists from the University of California, Los Angeles says it identified gene variants that affect a brain receptor that regulates Read more
Coronaviruses are common viruses that most people get at some time in their lives. They are common throughout the world, and they can infect people and animals.