Health Conditions

The Cigarette Ingredients Big Tobacco Doesn't Want You to Know
The Cigarette Ingredients Big Tobacco Doesn’t Want You to Know

There’s a reason smoking is so hard to quit; cigarettes are packed with a shocking number of… >>

6 Ways That Teen Scientists Are Changing Our World
6 Ways That Teen Scientists Are Changing Our World

Considering the research presented by whip-smart high school seniors at the 2014 Intel Science… >>

These 11 Bad Habits Are Causing Your Insomnia
These 11 Bad Habits Are Causing Your Insomnia

Some of the steps you think will make for a better night’s sleep may actually contribute to your… >>

Always Tired? Try These 9 Energizing Tricks
Always Tired? Try These 9 Energizing Tricks

What you think, eat, and do can make you feel like less of a zombie after one or several nights of… >>

Got a Minute? Do These 11 Health Checks Today
Got a Minute? Do These 11 Health Checks Today

Sixty seconds is all you need to learn a surprising amount about your health with these at-home… >>

A Cardiologist's Guide to Smart Statin Use
A Cardiologist’s Guide to Smart Statin Use

Our holistic heart doc weighs in on the benefits and risks of using statins to lower blood… >>

News from the World of Medicine
News from the World of Medicine

Read up on the latest medical news and studies: how the color red can help you lose weight, the… >>

7 Health Benefits of Fish Oil
7 Health Benefits of Fish Oil

Fish oil is packed with omega-3 fatty acids, and according to studies, it may help with a range of… >>

5 Health Benefits of Beans—and 5 Surprising Risks
5 Health Benefits of Beans—and 5 Surprising Risks

Beans are nutritional powerhouses packed with protein, fiber, B vitamins, iron, potassium, and are… >>

15 Surprising Ways to Cut Down Indoor Air Pollution
15 Surprising Ways to Cut Down Indoor Air Pollution

Research shows that indoor air pollution, often caused by dust mites and mold, can be up to 10… >>

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… >>

How Bacteria Talk to Your Brain
How Bacteria Talk to Your Brain

New research shows that what we eat may influence how happy or anxious we feel. >>

11 Tests That Detect Silent Symptoms of Heart Disease
11 Tests That Detect Silent Symptoms of Heart Disease

It’s easy for doctors to miss heart disease with basic tests like a cholesterol panel and EKG… >>

Colonoscopy Prep Tips: What Doctors Tell Their Friends
Colonoscopy Prep Tips: What Doctors Tell Their Friends

The physicians of the hit TV show The Doctors share what they want you to know about when to get a… >>

Sobering Up: Alternatives to AA for Women
Sobering Up: Alternatives to AA for Women

Alcoholics Anonymous is still the giant among alcohol recovery programs. But, turned off by its… >>

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. >>

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… >>

News from the World of Medicine
News from the World of Medicine

Read up on the latest medical news and studies: eat nuts to live longer, why chores can save your… >>

News from the World of Medicine
News from the World of Medicine

Read up on the latest medical news and studies: foods that make you fat, new cancer treatments… >>

Chilling Medical Dramas: He Took a Nail Gun to the Heart
Chilling Medical Dramas: He Took a Nail Gun to the Heart

A careless accident on the job turned into a medical nightmare. >>