Author: Kathleen Doheny

Wednesday, April 25

Good news about dryness

Monday, February 26

Good news about bad pain

Thursday, January 11

…and the good news is…

Tuesday, August 22

The End of Alzheimer’s? Dale Bredesen Says It’s Doable

In his revolutionary book, the neurologist says we can prevent Alzheimer’s and even reverse it.

Thursday, June 22

Is Your Doc Giving You the Best Osteoporosis Advice?

Your PCP may not be up to date with the latest thinking on calcium and heart health, vitamin D levels and which exercises help. Here’s the scoop.

Thursday, April 20

Exercise for Arthritis? There’s an App for That.

Got osteoarthritis? Physical activity really does help. Learn how to make exercise work for you.

Thursday, March 23

Stalling Dementia: Is Exercise the Ticket?

Researchers think a dose of vigorous exercise might prevent mild cognitive impairment from progressing to dementia. You can help them find out.

Tuesday, December 20

What’s the Deal with the A1C Blood Test?

A newish blood sugar test is leading to sometimes confusing diagnoses of pre-diabetes and diabetes.

Tuesday, July 12

What’s New in Osteoarthritis Pain Relief?

Some experimental remedies are proving effective, and new treatment options are in the pipeline.

Wednesday, May 25

How Healthy Are You? A New Study Might Make You Rethink.

Fifty percent of seniors considered healthy by doctors are actually not — and some who might seem unhealthy are just fine.

Friday, March 25

Vitamin C May Help You Prevent Cataracts or Slow Their Growth

In a new study, those who had high vitamin C intake had a lower risk of getting cataracts and a lower risk of cataract progression.

Monday, November 2

Is It Time to Fire Your Doctor?

Your doctor should treat you as an individual, not an age — it’s important for your health. Learn the red flags and what to do about it.