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How Shivering In The Cold May Lead To Weight Loss

Updated: 02/05/2014 - Research shows that when people are cold and they shiver, they release the hormone irisin from their muscles and the hormone FGF21 from their brown fat stores. These same hormones are released during moderate levels of exercise.

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New Treatment May Offer Hope For Peanut Allergy

Posted: 01/31/2014 - Peanuts are one of the leading causes of food allergy reaction, and 400,000 school-aged children in the United States have this allergy, according to the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology.

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Advance Directives Important At Any Age

Updated: 01/31/2014 - Advance directives can make your voice be heard when you're unable to speak for yourself - and they're not just for people who are elderly.

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CDC: Other Countries' Health Threats Can Affect U.S.

Posted: 01/30/2014 - On a conference call with media on Thursday, the CDC emphasized that the threat of global infection is real, especially with widespread worldwide travel approaching due to the Winter Olympics in Sochi and Chinese New Year well underway.

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Program Aims To Help Sleep Apnea Patients Rest Easier

Posted: 01/23/2014 - A program with Stormont-Vail's Sleep Center and the Kansas Equipment Exchange invites people to bring them CPAP machines they're no longer using to be cleaned, restored and passed on to someone in need.

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U.S. Proposes New Crash Test For Car Seats

Posted: 01/22/2014 - The Obama administration on Wednesday proposed new tests and standards that would for the first time require child safety seats protect occupants from side-impact crashes.

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Study: Texting While Walking Affects Your Balance

Posted: 01/22/2014 - You've seen this person. We're talking about someone shuffling along a sidewalk or through a shopping mall, so entranced by the phone in their hands that they bump into people or almost get run over.

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