How comfortable are you with the idea of storing your medical and health information online? If you are, there's a site that, starting Tuesday, April 21, will let you do just that...
It's a joint project between The Mayo Clinic and Microsoft. The Mayo Clinic Health Manager are designed to give people an easy way to stash medical information and transfer it to a new clinic, hospital or specialist. But at least for now, many health providers don't have such information available in digital form, so it will take some work for patients to set up and maintain their health records.
A new line of caffeinated chewing gum is causing jitters among health advocates and prompting federal officials to take a new look at the proliferation of jolt-infused foods, including those marketed to children and teens.
Stress, the slowing of metabolism of middle age, and hormone changes after having a baby are three main reasons why many people see the numbers on the scale going up. Dr. Mehmet Oz shares tips on how to shed those final 10 pounds.