Visual changes occur with aging.
Falls are common among the elderly and broken hips from falls are a leading cause of death or significant functional decline in adults ove
Urinary incontinence, the loss of bladder control, is a common affliction as one ages.
Elderly people are at highest risk for heat-related illnesses.
Rickets used to be a fairly common childhood disease due to vitamin-D deficiency and lack of sunlight exposure.
The results of a major, multicenter clinical trial to determine the best treatment for younger patients who have strokes that are potentia
Michael Roizen, MD, chief wellness officer at the Cleveland Clinic and co-author of the newly released update of YOU: The Owner’s Manual, takes his own stay-healthy, live-longer advice and literally walks the walk.
Measles, mumps and a host of other preventable diseases have declined dramatically since the advent of vaccines, yet some people don't fol
Everyone enjoys a good night's sleep, yet for many of us the recommended eight hours is a rare luxury.
Nearly one in every two adults 50 years or older develop varicose veins, which usually appear as swollen, twisted clumps of blue or purple