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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… >>

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… >>

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: it's crucial to eat fruit, how sitting makes you… >>

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… >>

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: how the color red can help you lose weight, the… >>

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… >>

10 Foods to Help Prevent Cancer
10 Foods to Help Prevent Cancer

Add some of these healthy foods to your diet to help prevent cancer and keep other diseases at bay. >>

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 Surprising Coconut Oil Uses for Beautiful Hair, Skin, and More
13 Surprising Coconut Oil Uses for Beautiful Hair, Skin, and More

Coconut oil: It's not just for cooking any more. >>

Chilling Medical Dramas: The Mystery of the Boy Who Turned Blue
Chilling Medical Dramas: The Mystery of the Boy Who Turned Blue

A mysterious blockage in this child's lung collapsed his parents' world. >>