Take Talk of Weight Off the Holiday Menu

WEDNESDAY, Dec. 25, 2013 (HealthDay News) -- Your mother probably told you not to discuss politics, sex or religion. Now a psychologist suggests adding people's weight to the list of conversational no-no's during the holidays.

Health Tip: Gear Up for Cold-Weather Exercise

(HealthDay News) -- Exercising during the chilly winter months can keep you physically and emotionally healthier. But it's important to prepare for the changes in temperature.

Health Tip: Opt for Heart-Healthy Holiday Foods

(HealthDay News) -- Give your heart a holiday gift this year and choose delicious, heart-healthy foods.

Surgeons' Group Gives Gift of New Hips, Knees to Uninsured

WEDNESDAY, Dec. 25, 2013 (HealthDay News) -- Millions of Americans struggle daily with degenerative, painful and crippling knee or hip arthritis, or similar chronic conditions that can turn the simplest task into an ordeal.

Food Safety Counts, Especially During the Holiday Season

WEDNESDAY, Dec. 25, 2013 (HealthDay News) -- In the frenzy of holiday celebrations and gatherings, it's easy to forget the basics of food safety, so one expert offers some simple reminders.

White House Extends Insurance Enrollment Deadline for Second Time

TUESDAY, Dec. 24, 2013 (HealthDay News) -- The Obama Administration on Tuesday once again extended the deadline for people to register for health insurance coverage on Healthcare.gov.