Avoiding holiday weight gain

For many people the holidays are all about family and food. For the next week and a half it will be hard not to overindulge. So how can w ...

11 years ago

Somewhere to go for Christmas

The doors are open Christmas Day at several Philadelphia centers for people with mental illness. If you are in Philadelphia on Chr ...

11 years ago

Body image and pregnancy

A woman’s sense of her weight status before conception may influence her risk for excessive pounds during pregnancy. A Templ ...

11 years ago

Illness at Christmas

A serious medical illness can tamp down mood during the holidays. A University of Pennsylvania doctor says grappling with a seriou ...

11 years ago

Suicide and the Web

Experts say the internet can widen the circle of acquaintances who are vulnerable to suicidal thoughts after a young person takes his or ...

11 years ago

1 in 4 mammals may face extinction

A United Nations report paints an alarming picture about the possible extinction of hundreds of species of mammals in the coming years. ...

11 years ago