A person's height can influence their longterm health and risk for certain medical conditions in a number of ways.
A new study by researchers at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago shows a diet plan they developed -- appropriately called the MIND diet -- may reduce the risk of developing Alzheimer's disease by as much as 53 percent.
Researchers at the College of Chemical Sciences in Sri Lanka successfully tested out their theory that using a specific heating and cooling process could increase the presence of resistant starch and thereby minimize the body's calorie absorption.
Rachel Briers meets with Dr. Christopher Rose to talk about the upcoming time change and how you can adapt faster.
According to a Columbia University study, half of the 300,000 teenagers interviewed for the study get under seven hours of sleep a night.
With snow on the way for the South Plains is running indoors on a treadmill just as good of an exercise as running outdoors?
The current recommendation by the USDA is for adults to consume no more than 300 mgs of cholesterol per day.
In a possible attempt to one-up Willy Wonka, a Belgian chocolatier wants chocolate lovers to indulge not with their tongues but with their noses.
We got to the bottom of boozing's biggest urban legends. And don't worry -- it's not all bad news.
For Levi Mayhew, a 6-year-old from Martinsville, Indiana, battling a rare congenital disorder that prevents him from traveling, the next best thing to going away himself was to send his best friend somewhere sunny.
Starbucks and Match.com are teaming up for the online dating site’s first-ever branded product feature in conjunction with what they hope to be "the world’s largest Starbucks date" on Feb. 13.
Though nitrous oxide has long been used in European countries and Canada, the gas is now making a resurgence in the U.S.
For the first time in its 67-year history, Cheetos is introducing a sweet snack to hit store shelves in mid-February.
One of your favorite activities may actually be killing you.
Turning down the thermostat may not only help you save on your heating bill, it also could be the secret to dropping pounds.
If you're taking aspirin to prevent heart attack and stroke, there's a chance you may not need to be popping the little white pills after all.
One-month-old identical triplets so rare they were dubbed “one in a million” by the Montana doctor who delivered them are schedule to go home from the hospital on Tuesday.
Shaving your face to rid the wrinkles is the latest beauty trend for women.
Hospice of Lubbock kicks off their annual holiday fundraiser.
Experts say people often eat more than a full day's worth of calories in one gravy-laden feast, in part because overeating is as much a part of the holiday as the turkey.
Southwest Parkinson society is hosting their annual Fall Walk at the National Ranching Heritage Center Saturday.
David Collier and Terri Furman are taking Health Meals to Go's challenge.
A new campaign allows kids who live with allergies to trick-or-treat with less worry about life-threatening allergic reactions.
Even people who do slather it on religiously make potentially dangerous mistakes.
Isaiah Austin was expected to be a second-round pick in Thursday’s NBA draft.
The robotic arm commissioned by the Defense Department has been approved by the Food and Drug Administration eight years after its inception.
We asked sleep docs to decode some of the craziest things that can occur from the moment you close your eyes.
Wearable robots that help paraplegics walk are actually becoming much more common these days.
BODIE GANNAWAY ---ONE OF THOSE KID WHO KNOWS ALL ABOUT BEING IN THE HOSPITAL AND HOW DIFFICULT IT CAN BE. BUT TODAY HE WAS ABLE TO FORGET THOSE WORRIES FOR A LITTLE WHILE AS HE AND HIS FAMILY WERE HONORED AT THE WEST TEXAS OUTLAWS SEASON OPENER
THIS WEEK, COVENANT CHILDREN'S RECEIVED A BIG CHECK... THAT'S GOING TO MAKE A BIG DIFFERENCE, FOR THE KIDDOS THERE AT THE HOSPITAL. AND IT'S SOMETHING -- TO BE ENJOYED, FOR YEARS TO COME.
'TIS THE SEASON… OF TREATING YOUR FAMILY, FRIENDS... AND YOURSELF. BUT YOU DON'T HAVE TO COMPLETELY WRECK YOUR DIET, THIS TIME OF YEAR…
Take a look at why it might be a good idea to work out with your kids
A local family and the Lubbock Elks Lodge team up to continue the legacy of Lindsey Callaway by hosting a toy drive dance to gather more toys for Lindsey's room at Covenant Children's Hospital.
Sometimes the root of your fatigue isn't so obvious, and everything from a hidden health issue to your gym habits could be to blame.