One in 13 U.S. children suffers from food allergies, and the numbers are growing, according to a study published in the journal Pediatrics. In fact, food allergies among children increased approximately 50 percent between 1997 and 2011.
Their 16-year-old daughter thinks ‘vaping’ is cool. It may be trendy, but is it a health risk as well?
WMAQ-Channel 5 nutrition contributor Dr. Sandy Goldberg founded ASilver Lining Foundation after her own diagnosis with breast cancer in 2000. She wanted to ensure that socioeconomic status never affected an individual’s ability to obtain information, cancer screenings or diagnosis.
I was a fat kid, so I’ve worked hard (sometimes) to stay at a healthy weight as an adult. Now I have a 4-year-old and he’s becoming overweight, too. I don’t want him to have to go through the same struggle. Help!
A number of medical, legal and psychological experts will speak Saturday at Making Parenting Conceivable: A Gay Man’s Guide to Family Building.
In creating a society that is more empathetic and gender-neutral, it’s crucial that we still allow children to express traits typically associated with masculinity.
In January 2011, using money given to her as a Christmas gift, the 5-foot-4 Sharonda Cook joined Weight Watchers. She weighed in at 381.8 pounds. By Nov. 18, 2012, she had lost 235.8 pounds and reached her goal of 146, her weight today.
An hour doesn’t seem that long— unless you’re at Shred415, where an hour means 30 minutes of sprints on the treadmill and another 30 minutes of weights and plyometrics when you’re at Shred415.
Attorney General Eric Holder made headlines across the country when he applied the Supreme Court’s same-sex marriage ruling to the Justice Department.
Finally, researchers may have discovered a way to prevent colic or soothe its symptoms. Although the data aren’t conclusive, it appears that an imbalance in an infant’s gut bacteria (the biome) could be at the heart of the matter.
Dancing’s a great way to work out, and “Cardio Hip Hop Party” aims to prove it. There are three different retro dance styles (“everything old is cool again”) included in the workouts, which are led by Jennifer Galardi, a Los Angeles-based dance and fitness instructor: …
While we have made recent strides towards gender equality in recent years, we still have a way to go when it comes to allowing men to embrace the full spectrum of their personality. While we are now OK with girls being tomboys and playing sports, we still aren’t OK with boys playing dolls or crying.
After I broke up with my last boyfriend, I found out I had chlamydia. So I got tested for everything, and once the chlamydia was treated, I got a clean bill of health. I just started seeing a new guy, and I want him to get tested for STDs. How do I ask?
“The key to staying fit is to make it your first priority of the day,” Linda Grey, the 73-year-old star of TNT’s “Dallas.”