Older people who moved around more — as registered by a fitness tracker — were less likely to develop dementia than other people their age.

Theresa Tamkins • 5 days ago

Sometimes exercise — whether it's walking, running, dance, hiking, or any other type of activity — can save your life.

Theresa Tamkins • 7 days ago

A new analysis shows that Washington, DC, had the lowest total fertility rate in the US in 2017, and South Dakota had the highest.

Theresa Tamkins • 13 days ago

The patient, who was bitten by a puppy while on a yoga retreat in India, is only the 24th rabies-related death in the US in the past decade.

Theresa Tamkins • 16 days ago

A lot of things in 2018 were terrible. These inspiring health-related stories are not.

Theresa Tamkins • 27 days ago

Health experts say the outbreak isn't over yet, and that romaine lettuce grown on farms in three California counties is still a problem.

Theresa Tamkins • One month ago

Tell us about a time when exercise — whether hiking, biking, walking, or anything at all — helped you get through a rough patch or overcome a health challenge.

Theresa Tamkins • One month ago

The Modern Family actor has always been open about her health issues, but fans applauded her bravery when she revealed her emotional struggle after her first kidney transplant failed.

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The baby was born to a 32-year-old woman at the Hospital das ClĂ­nicas at the University of SĂŁo Paulo in Brazil.

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Nearly 250 people have gotten sick because of salmonella linked to contaminated beef.

Theresa Tamkins • One month ago

Cameron Underwood was injured in 2016 and had the transplant in January 2018.

Theresa Tamkins • One month ago

Some romaine lettuce is safe to eat, but only if you know for sure it wasn't grown in the central and northern coastal regions of California.

Theresa Tamkins • One month ago

So far 106 people, almost all of them children, have developed acute flaccid myelitis, a mysterious condition that sometimes causes permanent paralysis.

Theresa Tamkins • 2 months ago

So far, 32 people have gotten sick from eating romaine lettuce contaminated with E. coli, which can cause potentially life-threatening infections.

Theresa Tamkins • 2 months ago

Norovirus is a highly contagious gastrointestinal virus that spreads easily in crowded conditions.

Theresa Tamkins • 2 months ago

Reminder: Never give honey to babies younger then 12 months because of the risk of botulism, a potentially life-threatening condition.

Theresa Tamkins • 2 months ago

Even if you're not into fitness — like 80% of people in the US — there's some good news in the new exercise guidelines.

Theresa Tamkins • 2 months ago

Some people LOVE oat milk. We asked the experts how it compares with other nondairy milks.

Theresa Tamkins • 2 months ago

The deaths have occurred in "medically fragile" children who already had respiratory problems before getting sick with adenovirus.

Theresa Tamkins • 2 months ago

Adenovirus typically causes coldlike symptoms, but the strain that’s spreading in the outbreak has killed some “medically fragile children.”

Theresa Tamkins • 3 months ago