Health Conditions

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… >>

10 Natural Remedies for UTI
10 Natural Remedies for UTI

If you frequently suffer from UTI pain, try these 10 home remedies to naturally heal and prevent… >>

7 of the Earliest Signs of Alzheimer’s
7 of the Earliest Signs of Alzheimer’s

If you or a loved one experiences these subtle but possibly serious symptoms of memory loss… >>

Surprising Health Risks and Benefits of Ginger
Surprising Health Risks and Benefits of Ginger

Ginger is revered for its culinary and medicinal qualities, but the pungent spice can also pose… >>

13+ Secrets Your Pharmacist Isn't Telling You
13+ Secrets Your Pharmacist Isn’t Telling You

Learn how to save money, avoid mistakes, and get the most out of your visit to the drugstore. >>

8 Ways to Relieve IBS Symptoms Naturally
8 Ways to Relieve IBS Symptoms Naturally

Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) affects 20 percent of Americans; if you are one of them, read on. >>

10 Home Remedies for Eczema and Psoriasis Relief
10 Home Remedies for Eczema and Psoriasis Relief

Although separate conditions, eczema and psoriasis share the symptoms of painfully dry, tight, and… >>

10 Home Remedies for Natural Anxiety Relief
10 Home Remedies for Natural Anxiety Relief

If symptoms of anxiety are interfering with your daily life, consider these simple lifestyle… >>

16 Foods That Fight Inflammation and Pain
16 Foods That Fight Inflammation and Pain

Fill up on these nutritious whole foods to nourish your body, stop pain, and ease painful… >>

Shocking Diseases Dentists Find First
Shocking Diseases Dentists Find First

Dentists aren’t just looking for gum disease or cavities; they might also find signs of Crohn… >>

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

Read up on the latest medical news and studies: how slashing sugar can help you live longer, why… >>

A Fascinating Look at How Doctors Choose to Die
A Fascinating Look at How Doctors Choose to Die

Our final days are not like theirs. But they should be. >>

“I Survived a Flesh-Eating Bacteria”

Author Hampton Sides was 41 years old, in the prime of life, and (he thought) in excellent health. >>