Health Conditions

Welcome to the Island Where People Forget to Die
Welcome to the Island Where People Forget to Die

On the Greek island of Ikaria, people are far more likely to live to 100, and diseases like lung… >>

12 Warning Signs of Cancer in Dogs That Every Owner Should Know
12 Warning Signs of Cancer in Dogs That Every Owner Should Know

Many cancer symptoms in dogs are subtle and can be caused by another condition, but if you notice… >>

This Kind Stranger Helped a Paralyzed Teen Finish High School (And More)
This Kind Stranger Helped a Paralyzed Teen Finish High School (And More)

Despite a tragic accident, Collin Smith was determined to succeed at school. He got an extra push… >>

When Patients Read What Their Doctors Write
When Patients Read What Their Doctors Write

How accuracy, understanding, and even health outcomes can dramatically improve when patients simply… >>

Chilling Reincarnation Stories: Meet 3 Children Who Lived Before
Chilling Reincarnation Stories: Meet 3 Children Who Lived Before

Professor Jim Tucker thinks that past lives are possible. Here are three startling accounts of… >>

What You Don't Know About Beets: Health Benefits and Risks
What You Don’t Know About Beets: Health Benefits and Risks

Beets are packed with healthy nutrients, like five essential vitamins, calcium, iron, potassium… >>

13+ Anti-Inflammatory Foods for Fighting Pain
13+ Anti-Inflammatory Foods for Fighting Pain

Experts say these anti-inflammatory foods may help you beat pain and find relief. >>

14 Medicinal Herbs You Can Grow
14 Medicinal Herbs You Can Grow

Here's an A to Z guide to the medicinal herbs that relieve common ailments like indigestion… >>

A Doctor Explains: Why 75 Is the Magic Number for Healthy Arteries
A Doctor Explains: Why 75 Is the Magic Number for Healthy Arteries

Lipidologist Larry Kaskel, MD, urges his patients to use the number 75 to gauge their heart health… >>

6 Simple Ways to Be Healthier Right Now (No Dieting Required)
6 Simple Ways to Be Healthier Right Now (No Dieting Required)

You don't necessarily need to count calories like crazy or swear off carbs to boost your health… >>

9 Home Remedies for Foot Odor That Are Shockingly Effective
9 Home Remedies for Foot Odor That Are Shockingly Effective

Struggling with stinky feet? These simple natural remedies can help kick foot odor to the curb. >>

11 Warning Signs of Cancer in Cats That Every Owner Should Know
11 Warning Signs of Cancer in Cats That Every Owner Should Know

Cancer is the number-one disease-related killer of cats and dogs. Many cancer symptoms in cats are… >>

A Courageous Cancer Story: The Day I Started Lying to Ruth
A Courageous Cancer Story: The Day I Started Lying to Ruth

A cancer doctor on losing his wife to cancer. >>

7 Things Doctors May Not Tell You About Healthy Blood Pressure
7 Things Doctors May Not Tell You About Healthy Blood Pressure

Recent stats show that about one-third of Americans—that’s 67 million people—have high blood… >>

31 Simple Ways to Prevent Cancer
31 Simple Ways to Prevent Cancer

Small changes to inoculate yourself against cancer. >>

Actress Teri Garr Battles Multiple Sclerosis
Actress Teri Garr Battles Multiple Sclerosis

Teri Garr is master of the silver lining. >>

Roald Dahl’s Heartbreaking Lesson About Childhood Vaccinations
Roald Dahl’s Heartbreaking Lesson About Childhood Vaccinations

Olivia Dahl was seven years old in November 1962 when she displayed the hallmarks of a measles… >>

Sore Throat Remedies: 16 Natural Gargles
Sore Throat Remedies: 16 Natural Gargles

Gargling is a simple and remarkably effective way to kill germs and soothe a sore throat. Try one… >>

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

A back pain myth debunked, the new way to detect Alzheimer's, and more from the latest health news… >>

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)

Here's what your doctors would tell you if they weren't worried about time, lawsuits, or hurting… >>