Healthy Fats Can Help Prevent Type 2 Diabetes: Study

TUESDAY, July 19, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Eating more healthy fats, like nuts, seeds and vegetable oils, while limiting animal fats and refined carbohydrates, can help prevent or control type 2 diabetes, new research suggests.

 Health Tip: Toddlers Should Get Vitamins From Diet

(HealthDay News) -- It's disheartening when toddlers skip the vegetables and fruits you lovingly prepare.

 Health Tip: Meditation Can Help You Relax

(HealthDay News) -- Meditation can be a relaxing ritual that helps ease your mind and body.

 Keep Safe When Temperatures Soar

THURSDAY, June 23, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- With high temperatures moving across the United States this weekend, one emergency medicine specialist warns of the health dangers posed by the heat -- and offers advice on how to keep cool as the mercury rises.

 Alternative Medicine Taking Hold Among Americans: Report

WEDNESDAY, June 22, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Americans spend a good chunk of their health care dollars on alternative medicine, such as acupuncture, yoga, chiropractic care and natural supplements, a new government report shows.

 Folic Acid Now Added to Corn Masa Flour: FDA

FRIDAY, June 17, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Adding folic acid to corn masa flour could help reduce birth defects among Hispanic babies in the United States, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration says.

 Vitamin Deficiencies Common in Young Migraine Sufferers

FRIDAY, June 10, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Many young people who suffer from migraines have vitamin deficiencies, new research finds.

 Mindfulness Meditation Seems to Soothe Breast Cancer Survivors

THURSDAY, June 2, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Mindfulness meditation seems to help breast cancer patients better manage symptoms of fatigue, anxiety and fear of recurrence, a new study suggests.

 NIH Experts Cast Doubt on Rat Study Linking Cellphones, Tumors

FRIDAY, May 27, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Experts at the U.S. National Institutes of Health are questioning the validity of a widely reported study in rats that linked cellphone radiation to tumors.

 Tai Chi: Rx for Arthritic Knees

MONDAY, May 23, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Legions of arthritis sufferers try physical therapy and anti-inflammatory drugs to no avail. Now, a new study looks East for relief -- to the martial art tai chi.