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Secret Beauty Tips to Look Good When You're Sick
Secret Beauty Tips to Look Good When You’re Sick

Getting sick during flu and cold season is a given, but looking sick doesn't have to be! Here are… >>

Is HIV Home Testing a Game-Changer? Magic Johnson Thinks So
Is HIV Home Testing a Game-Changer? Magic Johnson Thinks So

As the first over-the-counter HIV test becomes available nationwide, here's how it will really… >>

50 Secrets Your Surgeon Won't Tell You
50 Secrets Your Surgeon Won’t Tell You

Surgeons have our lives in their hands, but most of us know more about the people who cut our hair… >>

Can You Inherit Your Mother’s Health?
Can You Inherit Your Mother’s Health?

You can find out a lot about your future health by looking at your mom's health history. Here are a… >>

How to Handle Adult Eating Disorders
How to Handle Adult Eating Disorders

"Scary skinny" isn't just for teenagers any more. Grown-up women can succumb to dangerously… >>

7 Surprising Health Experts Who Could Save Your Life
7 Surprising Health Experts Who Could Save Your Life

Think your doctor and your dentist are the only members of your personal health-care team? Don’t… >>

Vice Advice: Just How Bad Is Tanning?
Vice Advice: Just How Bad Is Tanning?

So your skin is freckled and worn from a childhood full of sunshine, or you still risk a sunburn a… >>

Health News Horrors
Health News Horrors

Here's a roundup of the health news that made us stop, spit out our coffee, and read twice. >>

Doctors Confess Their Fatal Mistakes
Doctors Confess Their Fatal Mistakes

Doctors, nurses, and pharmacists hold your life in their hands. Here, their shocking stories of… >>

Study: Should Men Get a PSA Test?
Study: Should Men Get a PSA Test?

Yes, prostate cancer screening saves lives, but does the test do more harm than good? >>

The Benefits of Mental Health (or, the Upside of Being a Little Nuts)
The Benefits of Mental Health (or, the Upside of Being a Little Nuts)

Surprise: Certain disorders, and milder so-called subclinical symptoms, are often linked to… >>

Decode Your Doctor's Language
Decode Your Doctor’s Language

Medical speak is filled with tricky shorthand that can be confusing, condescending, and even life… >>

Handle Any Health Scenario with
Handle Any Health Scenario with “The Doctors”

Our friends at The Doctors television show shared some abbreviations they use to care for patients… >>

Funny Medical Acronyms, Decoded
Funny Medical Acronyms, Decoded

Say what? Here's some of the more shocking slang that doctors might use. >>

Dairy-Free, Gluten-Free, and Delicious New Recipes
Dairy-Free, Gluten-Free, and Delicious New Recipes

Comfort food favorites, now in dairy-free, gluten-free, egg-free, soy-free, and nut-free form. >>

Hospital Checklists to Avoid Medication Mistakes
Hospital Checklists to Avoid Medication Mistakes

Medication mistakes and communication failures can make hospital care riskier than it needs to be… >>

The Healthy Snack that May Help You Live Longer
The Healthy Snack that May Help You Live Longer

Learn about a helpful substance in apples that research says may extend the average lifespan by 10… >>

Gaining Weight? Maybe It's Your Medicine
Gaining Weight? Maybe It’s Your Medicine

If you're gaining weight for no reason or having trouble losing it, check the contents of your… >>

7 Sleep Disorders: What's Keeping You Awake?
7 Sleep Disorders: What’s Keeping You Awake?

Learn about the most common sleep barriers and discover strategies for getting the good night's… >>

How to Manage Sleep Apnea
How to Manage Sleep Apnea

One common problem. Four expert solutions. >>