A reader asked: What are the health benefits of pomegranates?
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A reader asks: Does the sugar in fruit cause insulin to spike in the same way as regular sugar?
Among carriers of the gene that increases Alzheimer’s risk, a study found a benefit from eating seafood at least once a week.
Dr. Maya Shetreat-Klein has a message for the parents of small children: Don’t be afraid of dirt.
Taking Tylenol (acetaminophen) during pregnancy is associated with a slight increase in the risk for asthma in offspring, a new study has found.
A new study suggests that being light on the feet could keep most runners healthy.
There aren’t any guidelines about how to behave when I run into a patient while I’m walking the dog in a ratty T-shirt or standing in line at the grocery store.
Hospitals can make substance abusers well and sick at the same time.
As much as I understand that illness is illness, whether mental or physical, and that there’s a greater openness about depression now than a generation ago, I still feel shame about my depression.