Health Conditions

4 New Reasons You Should Know Your Blood Type
4 New Reasons You Should Know Your Blood Type

What’s in a blood type? Potentially a lot, according to several recent studies that correlate… >>

3 Colon Cancer Signs You Might Be Ignoring
3 Colon Cancer Signs You Might Be Ignoring

If there was ever a cancer that desperately needed an awareness month, it’s colon cancer… >>

9 of the Best Foods for Diabetics
9 of the Best Foods for Diabetics

According to research, a healthy diet including these foods can help manage blood sugar levels, or… >>

Ahchoo! 9 Ways to Cope With Late-Summer Ragweed Allergies
Ahchoo! 9 Ways to Cope With Late-Summer Ragweed Allergies

Ragweed brings allergy woes to millions of Americans. Find out how to alleviate the suffering. >>

What to Say When Someone Is Sick (and Topics to Avoid)
What to Say When Someone Is Sick (and Topics to Avoid)

It's difficult to know what to say when someone you care about is suffering. Here's a good list of… >>

9 Names to Know in the Fight Against Breast Cancer
9 Names to Know in the Fight Against Breast Cancer

According to the American Cancer Society, there is a 1 in 8 chance of a woman having invasive… >>

Weird Medicine That Harmed More Than Healed
Weird Medicine That Harmed More Than Healed

For 2,400 years, patients have believed that doctors were doing good; for 2,300 years, they were… >>

Everyone Is Different: 7 Children's Books that Help Explain How
Everyone Is Different: 7 Children’s Books that Help Explain How

Kids are naturally curious about what makes people different, but sometimes adults fumble for the… >>

From Bad Posture to Good Posture: 3 Easy Tricks
From Bad Posture to Good Posture: 3 Easy Tricks

Nix bad posture and slouching for good with these simple fixes. >>

7 Alzheimer’s Disease Stages: What Caregivers Can Expect
7 Alzheimer’s Disease Stages: What Caregivers Can Expect

What caregivers can expect from loved ones who are going through the seven Alzheimer's disease… >>

6 Global Warming Effects That May Surprise You
6 Global Warming Effects That May Surprise You

You might already think of global warming effects as melting ice, rising seas, stronger hurricanes… >>

5 Powerfully Healthy Pumpkin Recipes
5 Powerfully Healthy Pumpkin Recipes

This orange superstar isn’t just for jack-o’-lanterns: It’s full of beta-carotene, fiber… >>

Best and Worst Dietary Supplements for a Diabetic Diet
Best and Worst Dietary Supplements for a Diabetic Diet

Are your favorite natural remedies for treating diabetes effective, or even safe? Read our guide on… >>

Unusual Menstrual Cycle Symptoms to Watch For
Unusual Menstrual Cycle Symptoms to Watch For

Mood swings and bloating are well known menstrual cycle symptoms, but fluctuating hormones could… >>

The Sobering Connection Between Obesity and Heart Disease
The Sobering Connection Between Obesity and Heart Disease

New studies and research show how your weight plays a huge role in the health of your heart. >>

Controversial Health Topic: The Herpes Virus Causes Alzheimer's
Controversial Health Topic: The Herpes Virus Causes Alzheimer’s

Could that pesky little cold sore be responsible for destroying your memory? It sounds incredible… >>

13 Things Ticks Won’t Tell You
13 Things Ticks Won’t Tell You

With Lyme disease and other tick-spread illnesses predicted to spike this year, protect yourself… >>

How to Beat Cancer—Twice
How to Beat Cancer—Twice

What doctors and their patients should be talking about when it comes to cancer awareness. >>

When Doctors Don't Know the Best Medical Advice
When Doctors Don’t Know the Best Medical Advice

Some of their outdated tips may compromise your care or sabotage your health goals. Here, medical… >>

50 Secrets a Nursing Home Won't Tell You
50 Secrets a Nursing Home Won’t Tell You

What you need to know—but probably don't—to ensure that your loved one is happy, cared for, and… >>