Most of us know that resolving to lose weight can be easier said than done.
That's why so many people turn to weightloss products that claim to be the miracle, quick fix you are looking for.
Doctors and health experts regularly remind us of the importance of getting your flu shot.
But for those who don't, there are natural ways to help stave off the nasty bug.
Sue Carroll, head of the microbiology section in the laboratory at Advocate BroMenn Regional Medical Center, tests for the presence of flu virus in patients' fluid samples.
The flu is rampant in most of the country, and health officials say the season could peak soon.
Still seeking a golden tan, some teenagers don't seem to worry about the dangers of indoor tanning
In this Oct. 28, 2006, file photo, a mock patient is wheeled in an isolation pod during a drill at the Nebraska biocontainment unit in the Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, Neb.
Health officials are celebrating some important victories in 2014, and Time magazine even named Ebola fighters the persons of the year. Nevertheless, this was a black-eye year for public health.
Lack of sunlight leads to the deficiency of an important vitamin in our bodies.
The clock is ticking for Washington's medical marijuana facilities. Many medical producers and sellers have been ordered to cease and desist.
You've heard of Athletes Foot, the Achiles Tendon...but what about Morton's Toe?
Each year, the Sheraton Seattle Hotel lobby is transformed into a grandiose winter wonderland with the annual Gingerbread Village, which benefits the Northwest Chapter of the JDRF.
The holiday tradition draws more than 100,000 visitors annually and is free to the public, although donations to the Northwest Chapter of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation are accepted and appreciated. In the past 20 years, the Gingerbread Village has raised more than $669,000 for the JDRF. (Image: Joshua Lewis / Seattle Refined)
This is a rough time of year for anyone trying to watch their diet.
But for diabetics, it can be especially challenging.
When it comes to your health, there's an app for that...but be cautious with which app you choose!
We all need a bit of help, especially this time of year, avoiding the dreaded snack attack
FILE - This July 25, 2011 file photo shows a classic Hershey's chocolate bar, which is made with sugar, in Overland Park, Kan. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel, File)
Hershey is looking at replacing the high-fructose corn syrup in some of its products with sugar.
Leila Wehbe, a Ph.D. student at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, displays images that used brain scans made from volunteers in a recent experiment while in her office on Wednesday Nov. 26, 2014. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)
Reading about Harry Potter's adventures learning to fly his broomstick activates some of the same regions in the brain we use to perceive real people's actions and intentions.
A new school in Redmond might change the way we think about learning disabilities. Instead of teaching kids how to accommodate a difficulty, the school hopes to actually change the brains of students, eliminating the disability altogether.
Heartburn. Its the last thing you want when you eat, but sometimes it can't be avoided.