Obesity increases the risk of heart disease, and it doesn't matter whether you're a man or a woman.
Steroids can play a big role in the life of an asthma sufferer. New developments in our understanding of the affliction will affect the way we treat it.
Children of mothers who had the dangerous blood pressure complication preeclampsia during pregnancy are also at high risk for a type of hypertension themselves, researchers report.
The well-being of America's children is the best it has been since 1975.
Obese children are more likely to suffer asthma and wheezing than other children, according to a new study.
Kids raised in homes with poor dietary habits and a couch potato lifestyle are much more likely to be overweight or obese when they're adolescents, a new study confirms.
Overweight and obese women with breast cancer often receive reduced doses of chemotherapy after surgery or radiation, new research indicates.