Working out, exercising, training, conditioning – it all puts stress on your body as you stretch, tone and build your muscles. But these stresses could cause you injury and pain, especially if you do an exercise incorrectly, or push your body too hard.

An estimated 5.1 million Americans suffer from gout, and it is the most common type of inflammatory arthritis in men over age 40. For these sufferers, a new medicine is now available to help treat an underlying condition of gout.

Few people younger than 40 think about planning for dying, but preparing for the end of life can help take care of loved ones when the time comes. Here's what you should know about the process.

Americans know what they need to do to keep their hearts healthy. But is their heart really in the effort? A new survey seems to indicate many of us aren’t as diligent about making heart healthy choices as we know we should be.

The temptation to abandon healthy eating habits is especially strong during vacations, when we are diverted from our normal routines. Away from home and on the go, it’s so easy to grab a candy bar from a vending machine or stop at a fast-food drive-thru for a burger and fries.

When you’re on vacation, you may pick up items that remind you of your trip, like a T-shirt or postcards. However, be mindful that you don’t bring home unwanted souvenirs — bed bugs.

Each spring, for the more than 40 million allergy sufferers in America, “spring cleaning” takes on a whole new meaning. It can be challenging to keep allergy symptoms at bay when indoor and outdoor allergens, such as dust and pollen, seem to be everywhere.