Moderate Exercise Cuts Rate of Metabolic Syndrome
Research from Duke University Medical Center shows that even a modest amount of brisk walking weekly is enough to trim waistlines and cut the risk of metabolic syndrome (MetS), an increasingly frequent condition linked to obesity and a sedentary lifestyle.
Dec. 17, 2007
Heart Walk Funds Research at Duke
This fall thousands will lace up their walking shoes and participate in the 2007 Start! Triangle Heart Walk -- all in an effort to promote healthy living and fund cardiovascular research.
Sept. 4, 2007
Saturday Injury Clinic
Duke Sports Medicine Center will offer special Saturday hours to treat high school athletes who suffer from musculoskeletal injury.
Aug. 19, 2006
Back to School Tips for Healthy Eating
DURHAM, N.C. – With kids heading back to school and teens leaving for college, Duke Medicine experts say now is the time for parents and children to...
Aug. 2, 2006