Average New Yorker Sits 7 Hours Each Day: Study

Rates may even be higher, and experts warn that too little daily activity can cause serious harm

Bigger Share of Deaths Worldwide Now Due to Cancer

Throat, lung cancers were leading cause of deaths, study finds

Demi Lovato Gets Vocal About Mental Illness

Diagnosed with bipolar disorder in 2011, pop singer is spearheading new awareness campaign

Diabetes Drug Metformin May Lower Glaucoma Risk

Study found people with highest dose were 25 percent less likely to develop eye condition

FDA Approves New Drugs for Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Both treat diarrhea that can strike some with the gastrointestinal disorder

Health Highlights: May 28, 2015

  • Cancer-Spreading Hysterectomy Device Focus of FBI Investigation

  • Live Anthrax Spores Sent Accidentally to U.S. Labs

Health Tip: Exercising Despite Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Start slowly so you don't overdo it

Health Tip: Stretch To Help Plantar Fasciitis

And avoid putting weight on the painful foot

Marriage Before College Graduation Tied to More Weight Gain

Study finds obesity much more likely in 20s, 30s

Murder Most Foul, 430,000 Years Ago

Wounds in ancient skull offer clues for evolutionary detectives