There's folklore out there that says the juice of an onion can prevent a scar from a cut or a medical procedure. But putting the same stuff that burns your eyes on an open wound? There are other folk remedies out there to debunk, as well as some simple things that do work.
We've all heard about how important it is to control our good and bad cholesterol, HDL and LDL. But there's another fat in the blood called triglycerides which may predict which young people are most at risk for life-threatening disease.
February is American Heart Month and the perfect time to start thinking about how to make sure you're heart healthy, especially since heart disease is the number one killer of men and women in the United States.
Doctors are seeing a record number of sports injuries in kids, because more kids are playing sports for more hours and more competitively. So the Pediatric Academy decided to do something hi-tech about it and create an app on injury prevention.
As the temperature drops, many people turn to simple, familiar foods that remind them of childhood. Sounds good, right? The problem is that many of these so-called comfort foods are high in calories or fat.