Health & Wellness

Sleep can help you lose weight

Lack of sleep can cause daytime drowsiness and irritability, but also weight gain. A good night’s sleep may be your best weapon in the battle of the bulge.

3D printed organs improve surgery plans

Mechanical engineers at the University of Minnesota have been busy 3D printing something that could change the way doctors learn about and prepare for surgeries.

How flexible memory helps young children

Over 20 percent of all U.S. residents speak a foreign language at home and those numbers have increased by over two million since 2010. But for young children of bilinguals, there are surprising differences in how they learn about languages and the world starting at a young age.

Fitness Trackers: Accurate, More or Less?

They track everything from how deep you sleep to how many paces you run every minute. But are all these fitness trackers honest? Are they really accurate? And, is there a difference between them? A recent study pitted four different brands against one another and against a heart monitor in a stress test. Which one was best?

Preemie Moms Rock

November is dedicated to raising awareness about babies who arrive early, and one Baltimore mom is making a difference by helping parents while their newborns get the care they need.

Home help for sleep apnea

Many people are reluctant to see a sleep specialist when they're having trouble getting rest because they don't want to participate in a sleep study, but thanks to new technology that's all a thing of the past.

Forgotten Voices: Marketplace Meltdown

Enrollment for 2018 coverage under the Affordable Care Act, previously known as Obamacare, is underway. Even though there has been some confusion, you are still required by law to have health insurance or pay a fine.

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