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3:06 a.m. Dec. 2, 2021 - By Paul Brandus
Seniors who are obese run higher cancer risks Eating well and exercising can fight off many afflictions
9:03 a.m. Nov. 29, 2021 - By Alessandra Malito
Beat the blues this holiday season by keeping in touch with older family and friends all yearStay connected this holiday season — for your happiness, your health and your retirement
4:28 a.m. Nov. 27, 2021 - By Alessandra Malito
In your 50s and not sleeping well? It’ll make you feel older — maybe even look itAbout a third of U.S. adults are sleep deprived
4:00 a.m. Nov. 26, 2021 - Barrons.com
In Your 50s and Not Sleeping Well? It’ll Make You Feel Older—Maybe Even Look It. Here's what to know about getting the benefits of a good night's sleep.
9:44 a.m. Nov. 23, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
How will we make the most of an extra 30 years of life?A profound transformation in human longevity calls for momentous and creative changes in the ways we lead 100-year lives.
9:26 a.m. Nov. 20, 2021 - By Brett Arends
'Saa-taa-naa-maa' — I've taken up chanting to beat dementiaI’m not waiting around for medical research to protect me from this horrible disease
1:29 p.m. Nov. 19, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
CDC recommends COVID-19 vaccine booster shots for all adultsThe U.S. on Friday opened COVID-19 booster shots to all adults and took the extra step of urging people 50 and older to seek one, aiming to ward off a winter surge as coronavirus cases rise even before millions of Americans travel for the holidays.
5:10 a.m. Nov. 18, 2021 - Barrons.com
Dicerna Stock Skyrockets as Novo Nordisk to Buy Research Partner for $3.3 Billion The deal is expected to expand Novo Nordisk's research capacity into RNA-based treatments for chronic diseases such as diabetes and obesity.
11:13 a.m. Nov. 17, 2021 - By Charles Passy
Why Chris Christie says fat jokes aren't funnyThe former governor of New Jersey spoke to CNN's Dana Bash about the ridicule he's faced about his weight: 'After a while, you just learn to deal with it'
9:35 a.m. Nov. 16, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Pfizer files for U.S. regulatory authorization of its COVID pillThe company's filing comes as new infections are rising once again, driven mainly by hot spots in states where colder weather is driving more Americans indoors.
1:16 p.m. Nov. 13, 2021 - By Brett Arends
Your diet isn't just making you obese, it could be speeding up cognitive declineWhat's for dinner? Think twice before you eat that processed burger or frozen pizza, research shows
4:19 a.m. Nov. 4, 2021 - Barrons.com
Merck Covid Pill Gets First Authorization From the U.K. The Stock Is Rising. The British drug regulator recommends the use of molnupiravir in select populations as soon as possible following a positive Covid-19 test.
3:39 p.m. Nov. 2, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
CDC gives final approval for Pfizer's COVID shot for kids 5-11U.S. health officials on Tuesday gave the final signoff to Pfizer’s kid-size COVID-19 shot, a major expansion of the nation’s vaccination campaign.
11:01 a.m. Oct. 31, 2021 - By Charles Passy
Why Costco and Walmart are selling more full-size candy bars this HalloweenConsumers are expected to spend $10.14 billion on Halloween items this year --- and many appear to be thinking bigger is better when it comes to candy for trick-or-treaters.
10:54 a.m. Oct. 29, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
FDA authorizes the COVID-19 vaccine from Pfizer and BioNtech for kids 5 to 11The Food and Drug Administration on Friday paved the way for children ages 5 to 11 to get Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine.
11:59 p.m. Oct. 24, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
How the pandemic can help us reimagine and redefine a better retirement futureWill this once-in-a-century event change retirement so more of us can realize our goals and the potential of extra years of life?
1:35 p.m. Oct. 23, 2021 - By Paul Brandus
These 7 habits will keep your mind sharp no matter how long you workThese are tough jobs -- how old is too old?
3:32 a.m. Oct. 23, 2021 - By Richard Faragher
These are 5 promising ways to live healthier for longer - and it's more than diet and exerciseHowever fit you are and well you eat, your immune system will, unfortunately, get less effective as you get older. Here's how to fight back.
3:30 a.m. Oct. 21, 2021 - Barrons.com
These 7 Habits Will Keep Your Mind Sharp No Matter How Long You Work Here's what to know.
3:02 a.m. Oct. 20, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Even with travel rates down, tour companies are seeing big interest in this new trendHike a mountain range, scuba dive off the coast of a remote island or bike through vineyards and farmland—active vacations are on the rise.
4:19 a.m. Oct. 16, 2021 - By Michael Brush
This investor crushes his fund's benchmark with these 10 stocksNeal Kaufman at the Baron Health Care Fund seeks out companies with durable advantages and recurring revenue.
9:17 a.m. Oct. 15, 2021 - By Quentin Fottrell
These simple (and tasty) diets help reduce your blood pressure and heart diseaseThis week, the FDA issued new guidance for restaurants and food manufacturers to voluntarily reduce the amount of sodium in their food.
10:32 a.m. Oct. 13, 2021 - Barrons.com
As FDA Sounds Warning on Salt Intake, These Diets Help Reduce Blood Pressure and Heart Disease Here's what to know.
11:30 a.m. Oct. 12, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Daily aspirin shouldn't be recommended to older adults to prevent first heart attack, U.S. panel says Older adults without heart disease shouldn't take daily low-dose aspirin to prevent a first heart attack or stroke, an influential health guidelines group said in preliminary updated advice released Tuesday.
8:01 a.m. Oct. 9, 2021 - By Nicole Lyn Pesce
Adele is singing the praises of exercise --- here's why anyone with anxiety should listenWorking out is about more than weight loss, she says.
8:05 a.m. Sept. 29, 2021 - Barrons.com
After Lilly's Selloff, Citi Declares the Stock a Buy Lilly shares were among the best-performing in the drug industry this year until August. A selloff since then gives investors an entry point, Citi says.
8:28 a.m. Sept. 28, 2021 - Barrons.com
With Insulin Sales Shrinking in Importance, Lilly Cuts Price Lilly's move could help shift investors' attention from insulin to the company's growth markets in obesity and Alzheimer's disease.
2:53 a.m. Sept. 27, 2021 - Barrons.com
Medicine’s Golden Age Is Dawning. 10 Picks to Play the Latest Innovations. Our 2021 healthcare roundtable highlights the technologies and treatments changing the face of medicine, and the companies that could benefit.
5:46 a.m. Sept. 24, 2021 - By Victor Reklaitis
'Go get the booster,' Biden says to eligible U.S. residentsPresident Joe Biden on Friday addressed top U.S. health officials' , saying "the majority of Americans who were fully vaccinated with the Pfizer vaccine are now able to receive the booster shot six months after they've received their second shot." He said eligible U.S. residents include people 65 and older, people 18 and over with certain underlying health conditions like diabetes and obesity, and those who are at increased risk of COVID-19 because of where they work or where they live, such as health-care workers, teachers and grocery-store workers. "Go get the booster," Biden said to eligible U.S. residents. When asked about ineligible people who are getting boosters, the president said they should wait their turn, as eligibility for the extra jabs probably will be expanded at some point "basically across the board."
6:21 a.m. Sept. 10, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
20 years later, the aftermath of the toxic WTC dust cloud continues to growThe dust cloud caught Carl Sadler near the East River, turning his clothes and hair white as he looked for a way out of Manhattan after escaping from his office at the World Trade Center.
11:59 p.m. Sept. 6, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
10 ways to improve your health and live longerThere are some astonishing new technologies on the horizon that will help you to 'grow young.' Why not be around to experience some of them?
2:36 a.m. Aug. 30, 2021 - By Nicole Lyn Pesce
Starting today, get 2 free Krispy Kreme doughnuts for getting a COVID vaccineKrispy Kreme is doubling down on its vaccination incentive for limited time after the FDA gave full approval to the Pfizer vaccine
7:14 a.m. Aug. 28, 2021 - By Nicole Lyn Pesce
Putting less sugar in packaged foods could prevent millions of Americans from getting sick --- and save the U.S. over $160 billionCurbing America’s sweet tooth could prevent 2.48 million strokes, heart attacks and cardiac arrests, and 750,000 cases of diabetes: study
5:26 a.m. Aug. 25, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Experts say Americans should start getting screened for diabetes earlier, now at age 35Overweight and obese Americans should start getting screened for diabetes earlier, at age 35 instead of 40, according to updated national guidelines published Tuesday.
3:34 p.m. Aug. 21, 2021 - By Kosali Simon
Health insurers can't charge higher premiums to those who don't get a COVID-19 vaccine -- but those people still could wind up paying moreLife insurers can take COVID-19 vaccination status into account when setting premiums.
10:12 a.m. Aug. 11, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Will COVID-19 have long-term effects on the brain?A roundup of the latest news in dementia research: A rise in younger-onset dementia, the impact of lockdowns, plus other news from a recent conference.
2:29 p.m. Aug. 7, 2021 - By Brett Arends
Get rich, live longerNew research raises the stakes for saving and investing early.
3:56 a.m. Aug. 5, 2021 - By Steve Goldstein
Bank of America downgrades U.K. stocks and reiterates overweight on Spain, Italy and GermanyBank of America on Thursday downgraded its view of U.K. equities, arguing there's limited upside for energy stocks from here.
5:35 a.m. Aug. 4, 2021 - By Howard Gold
Dementia and Alzheimer’s disease: How to spot -- and prevent -- themWatch for the signs and cultivate healthy habits to keep your memory intact
2:53 a.m. July 27, 2021 - By Jaimy Lee
Regeneron, AstraZeneca to develop obesity treatmentShares of Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc. were down 0.1% in premarket trading on Tuesday after the company announced a deal with AstraZeneca to develop and commercialize obesity treatments that target a specific gene, GPR75. The companies will split development costs and profits if the drug is successful. Regeneron's stock is up 19.6% so far this year, while the S&P 500 has gained 17.7%.
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