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Enzyme involved in blood pressure regulation may also influence how the body responds to exercise

Enzyme involved in blood pressure regulation may also influence how the body responds to exercise

Walk to work and cut the risk of a stroke

Walk to work and cut the risk of a stroke

High levels of physical activity can reduce your risk of stroke

High levels of physical activity can reduce your risk of stroke

Women's fitness important for survival

Women's fitness important for survival

Obesity's effects on mortality may have been over-estimated

Obesity's effects on mortality may have been over-estimated

Defect in the mechanics of motors that build tiny cellular hairs is the basis of Bardet-Biedl syndrome

Defect in the mechanics of motors that build tiny cellular hairs is the basis of Bardet-Biedl syndrome

After 30 aerobic fitness declines rapidly

After 30 aerobic fitness declines rapidly

Oxytocin raises aggression, cuts anxiety during lactation

Oxytocin raises aggression, cuts anxiety during lactation

Decline in activity in the transition from childhood to adulthood could be responsible for increased weight gain in US girls

Decline in activity in the transition from childhood to adulthood could be responsible for increased weight gain in US girls

"Ipod-like" device to help correct balance disorders

"Ipod-like" device to help correct balance disorders

Metabolic syndrome prevented by a fit heart

Metabolic syndrome prevented by a fit heart

Possible cure for Huntington's disease

Possible cure for Huntington's disease

Dopamine agonist therapy for Parkinson's disease may lead to problem gambling

Dopamine agonist therapy for Parkinson's disease may lead to problem gambling

Stress on arthritic knees significantly eased by small weight loss

Stress on arthritic knees significantly eased by small weight loss

Study details safety and efficacy of new Merci Retriever treatment for stroke patients

Study details safety and efficacy of new Merci Retriever treatment for stroke patients

British surgeon challenges Tony Blair on Africa's health needs

British surgeon challenges Tony Blair on Africa's health needs

Study confirms health benefits of cobblestone walking for older adults

Study confirms health benefits of cobblestone walking for older adults

Immune system discovery could help in the treatment of bowel cancer

Immune system discovery could help in the treatment of bowel cancer

Diabetes patients may benefit most from minor surgery plus antibiotics

Diabetes patients may benefit most from minor surgery plus antibiotics

Walking more slowly, obese individuals can burn more calories per mile and may reduce the risk of arthritis or joint injury

Walking more slowly, obese individuals can burn more calories per mile and may reduce the risk of arthritis or joint injury