Two new studies provide further support that very early exposure to peanuts and some other foods could prevent food allergies.
Back belts and orthotics were almost completely ineffective in preventing a new bout of back pain, but regular exercise helped, and it didn’t really matter what kind of exercise it was.
New devices monitor sun exposure and nudge users to apply sunscreen and take other steps to protect their skin from too much sun.
Exercise and vitamin D supplements may help prevent injurious falls in older adults, a randomized trial found.
New method could help prevent falls
University of Illinois-Chicago physical therapy assistant professor Tanvi Bhatt, left, walks alongside Mary Kaye, 81 as she demonstrates a treadmill balance session. Clive Pai, a UIC physical therapy professor, who came up with the idea calls it "a …
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Ferguson unveils new community center
The center features a fitness area with free weights, weight machines, treadmills and elliptical trainers. It also has an Internet cafe, child care room and game room. Ferguson resident Dwayne Lewis, 45, who toured the center along with the media and …
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A new study is the first to prove that people who use sunscreen daily can slow the development of wrinkles.
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