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Exercise, brain training may boost brain health in old age

Exercise, controlling blood pressure and some forms of brain training might preserve brain health.(Kzenon/shutterstock.com) WASHINGTON — Are you seeking steps to keep your brain healthy in old age? There are no proven ways to stave off mental decline or dementia. But

Can sitting cancel out the benefits of exercise?

Getty Images Editor’s note: The following is adapted from “Fitter Faster: The Smart Way to Get in Shape in Just Minutes a Day” by Robert J. Davis with Brad Kolowich Jr. You’ve probably heard the trendy phrase that “sitting is the

Drug companies reveal info on gifts to doctors

Several big-name drug companies in Canada have begun listing how much money they pay out to doctors, hospitals and health care groups, amid concerns that patients have been kept in the dark about the financial ties between their physicians and the