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In a Facebook survey conducted by The Weather Channel, 42 percent of respondents blamed cold weather as the number one trigger for aching knees and hips.

Glaucoma actually refers to a family of diseases that damage the optic nerve, the structure that sends visual images to the brain.

Research shows that postmenopausal women who eat at least one daily serving of yogurt tend to have lower body mass index (BMI), less fat, and higher bone density than women who never eat yogurt at all.

Your family may eat cranberry sauce from a can, homemade cranberry sauce, or a cranberry salad with whipped cream and marshmallows. Well, here is a healthy version of all of those.

An innovative device called iStent can be implanted in the eye during cataract surgery to help maintain safe levels of eye pressure.

When it comes to health goals, it may be time to look at your medicine cabinet and analyze some of the over-the-counter medication you have been taking in the past year.

Early development of cataracts is not uncommon nowadays and can be caused by eye disease, eye injury, diabetes, steroid use, or family history.

Studies have shown that glucosamine supplements can offer relief from joint pain, including mild to moderate knee osteoarthritis.

Exercise at the holidays may not sound like an enjoyable way to spend the afternoon, but exercise helps improve digestion, boosts mood and enhances psychological well-being.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention say that handwashing is the single most effective way to prevent the transmission of infectious diseases such as influenza, the common cold, RSV, bronchitis, strep throat, and pneumonia.

Hammertoe and mallet toe are two foot deformities that occur due to a muscle and ligament imbalance around the toe joint.

If you want to have a quality colonoscopy, your bowel preparation is just as important as the skill of your doctor.

Glaucoma is a family of diseases that is characterized by increased eye pressure. There is currently no cure for glaucoma, so doctors and researchers are always seeking improved treatment methods to help control internal eye pressure and preserve vision.

The most common symptoms of ulcerative colitis are abdominal pain, bloody stool and diarrhea. However, several complications have been associated with ulcerative colitis.

November is National Family Caregivers Month, a time that we reflect on the physical, mental and emotional health of our family members and loved ones.

The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine has set a goal that is challenging but attainable: eliminating correctable vision problems in the United States by 2030.

November 17 marks The American Cancer Society’s Great American Smokeout, which is the perfect opportunity for smokers everywhere to see just how good it feels to quit!

Any time is a good time to make your health a priority, but there are certain advantages to scheduling your procedure before the end of the year.

Glaucoma can be challenging to manage, whether you suffer from glaucoma or are a caregiver of a glaucoma patient. November is National Family Caregivers Month, and glaucoma is one disease that often requires the assistance of a caregiver.

A study published in British Journal of Sports Medicine found that rehab routines which focus on hip strength appear to provide superior results in relieving runner’s knee.