Smoking is the number one avoidable risk factor for heart disease.
Nearly 1 in 3 adults are clinically obese and this number is expected to approach 50 percent by 2030 if significant changes are not made.
Experts have found the rates of high blood pressure in kids has been steadily increasing over the last decade
Any time we sit for long periods of time and consume lots of calories, it can take a toll on our bodies.
In May, Duke doctors performed the first-of-its-kind surgery in the state on Chavez.
The FDA moved last week to ban the sale of certain antibacterial soaps.
Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the U.S. today in both men and women.
In a landmark statement, the American Heart Association just released new guidelines for sugar intake in children.
As Students in our area go back to school, most will purchase a new backpack in order to carry essentials too and from school.
In the last decade the prevalence of childhood food allergies has risen significantly.