Can you be held responsible for your parents’ long-term-care costs?Family Health

Can you be held responsible for your parents’ long-term-care costs?

When an older adult racks up unpaid long-term-care bills, who’s responsible for paying the debt? In a growing number of…

Rare syndrome causes overly flexible joints, fragile skinFamily Health

Rare syndrome causes overly flexible joints, fragile skin

Mayo Clinic Q&A DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I was recently diagnosed with vascular Ehlers-Danlos syndrome. My doctor said there’s no cure,…

Calcium is crucial for long-term bone healthNutrition

Calcium is crucial for long-term bone health

Mayo Clinic Q&A DEAR MAYO CLINIC: Should all postmenopausal women take calcium supplements to prevent osteoporosis, or are there other…

De-stress your lifeMental Health

De-stress your life

How stressed-out are we? Consider this: In some cities, “rage rooms,” sometimes known as anger rooms, allow customers who are…

Beyond Opioids: New guidelines offer safest ways to control painPharmaceuticals

Beyond Opioids: New guidelines offer safest ways to control pain

In the past, if you had minor surgery or an injury your doctor would often prescribe an opioid pain killer…