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  • 13 Urgent Care Center Secrets

    13 Urgent Care Center Secrets

    They're here to help you—but they're not always the help you need. Here's how to get the most, and spend the least, at Urgent Care. >>

News From the World of Medicine
News From the World of Medicine

Dogs that can sniff cancer, the risks of a chilly home, and more from the latest health news and… >>

What Your Doctor's Really Thinking (But Won't Say to Your Face)
What Your Doctor’s Really Thinking (But Won’t Say to Your Face)

35 things your doctor would tell you if he weren't worried about time, lawsuits, or hurting your… >>

30 Simple Ways You Can Prevent Cancer
30 Simple Ways You Can Prevent Cancer

Cancers don’t develop overnight. These cancer-fighting foods and other lifestyle moves can… >>

13 Signs of Cancer Men Are Likely to Ignore
13 Signs of Cancer Men Are Likely to Ignore

Many men’s cancer signs can mimic symptoms of other diseases or conditions—and many men are… >>

Got Back Pain? 5 Exercises That Can Make It Better
Got Back Pain? 5 Exercises That Can Make It Better

Don’t let an aching back hurt your healthy lifestyle. Stay active by choosing the right workout… >>

10 Silent Signs You Might Have Diabetes
10 Silent Signs You Might Have Diabetes

New studies show a shocking 25 percent of people with diabetes don’t even know it. If you… >>

Pelvic-Floor Dysfunction: Are You at Risk?
Pelvic-Floor Dysfunction: Are You at Risk?

An achy back, incontinence, and pelvic pain may all have one sneaky cause. And your doctor has… >>

News From the World of Medicine
News From the World of Medicine

Read up on the latest medical news and studies: an immune system booster, the new gluten-free… >>

The 6 Most Dangerous Times for Your Heart
The 6 Most Dangerous Times for Your Heart

Holistic heart doc Joel K. Kahn, MD, shares when your heart is most at risk for problems. >>

11 Health Benefits of Green Tea You Haven't Heard Before
11 Health Benefits of Green Tea You Haven’t Heard Before

This miracle beverage is effective at fighting everything from cancer to acne. So pour a cup, and… >>

9 Surprising Diseases That Dermatologists Find First
9 Surprising Diseases That Dermatologists Find First

Seeing a skin doctor isn’t just about checking for moles or getting a cream for acne or wrinkles… >>

Scary Food-Drug Interactions You Should Avoid
Scary Food-Drug Interactions You Should Avoid

Eating certain foods while you or your loved ones take specific meds could cause dangerous side… >>

8 Things to Know About ALS Before You #IceBucketChallenge
8 Things to Know About ALS Before You #IceBucketChallenge

Important information about amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, the fatal disease behind the social… >>

8 Early Symptoms of Parkinson's Disease Too Easy to Miss
8 Early Symptoms of Parkinson’s Disease Too Easy to Miss

This movement disorder is more treatable when caught early, but Parkinson’s symptoms can appear… >>

8 Hidden Signs You Might Be Depressed
8 Hidden Signs You Might Be Depressed

Depression, especially milder cases, doesn’t always involve crying or feeling obviously unhappy… >>

Incredible: This Son's App Saved His Mother's Life
Incredible: This Son’s App Saved His Mother’s Life

Inspired by his grandfather's ingenuity, Andrew Josephson developed a stethoscope app that worked… >>

Doctors Confess: 10 Ways Patients Screw Up in the ER
Doctors Confess: 10 Ways Patients Screw Up in the ER

Here’s how these common patient behaviors can derail your getting the right diagnosis and… >>

7 Ways Technology Can Make You Sick
7 Ways Technology Can Make You Sick

Modern gadgets make life a breeze—until they don't. >>

Sitting Is Killing You: What One Office Decided to Do About It
Sitting Is Killing You: What One Office Decided to Do About It

Sitting for long stretches can make you sick, fat, and likely to die early. Here’s how one… >>

11 Surprising Home Remedies for Burns
11 Surprising Home Remedies for Burns

The cure to relieve burn pain, speed healing, and prevent scarring is as close as the next cabinet… >>