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Cyclists were among the athletes who enjoyed the best health The longevity Olympians enjoy is within the reach of everyone, experts say. Research published on the British Medical Journal (BMJ) website suggests athletes live 2.8 years longer on average than the average lifespan. The research indicated those...

Doctors said Wednesday the prognosis is excellent for California Gov. Jerry Brown, who is undergoing treatment for localized prostate cancer. “Fortunately,...

The reasons why people take their own lives aren’t always clear, mental health experts say; a multitude of biological and psychological factors...

In a battle over healthier school lunches that pitted the Obama administration against school children, chalk up a point for the kids. Students have been...

Floyd Mayweather was dressed in a nice suit, standing on a stage in Manhattan in front of journalists and fans. His soon-to-be opponent, Shane Mosley,...

You got the pale-is-the-new-tan memo years ago and have the sun smarts to prove it. Skin cancer is the most common cancer in the United States, and women...

Researchers in Aberdeen are working on an ‘intelligent diet’, which they believe will allow people to enjoy eating and feeling full, but still loseweight. Professor...

The health recommendation to drink six to eight glasses of water a day is “thoroughly debunked nonsense,” a doctor wrote this week in a commentary...

WASHINGTON — The nation’s largest food companies say they will cut back on marketing unhealthier foods to children, proposing their own set...