The result of Phill Carr's bariatric surgery has been so dramatic, old friends greet him with one question: "Who are you again?"
Trimming just 10 percent from your overall weight can drastically improve your odds of better managing your insulin levels.
These 7 simple steps can help put your mind and body on the path to healthy aging.
Among at-risk populations, there's improved compliance rates with a combo medication aimed at heart and blood vessel health.
While issues like high blood pressure, high cholesterol and diabetes are more likely to affect people with obesity, those with normal weight aren't free of risk.
Study: Body fat around the arteries secretes a protein that becomes toxic to blood vessels.
A mere two weeks on the couch is enough to bungle the good health of a previously active person, researchers say.
As the retirement age continues to shift, Americans will need to maintain good health into their 70s and beyond.
Worrying serves a purpose at times, but only to a point. Seek help if it becomes a level of anxiety that causes emotional distress or physical ailments.
Research continues to uphold a longstanding notion: If you take care of your body, it'll take care of your brain.
Preventive care and regular exercise are essential steps to ward off injury and maintain strength.
Take the inflammation and aging process off the fast track by making smarter choices about lifestyle, diet and mental health.