Health Conditions

Beat Nighttime Pain
Beat Nighttime Pain

1 out of every 10 of us spend a day in pain during a month -- and 86 percent of us don't sleep… >>

Hands-On Pain Relief
Hands-On Pain Relief

Massage isn't just for aching muscles anymore. It's shown to help ease pain, anxiety, depression… >>

2 Natural Remedies for Arthritis Relief
2 Natural Remedies for Arthritis Relief

To soothe the pain of both hot and cold arthritic joints, try this spicy remedy that has been… >>

20 Conditions Peppermint Can Ease
20 Conditions Peppermint Can Ease

Discover the wonders of this easy-to-grow herb. >>

7 Quick Fixes for Minor Burns, Bumps and Bruises
7 Quick Fixes for Minor Burns, Bumps and Bruises

Use these common household objects for minor annoyances. 1. Soothe minor burns in the… >>

7 Headache Cures to Keep on Hand
7 Headache Cures to Keep on Hand

No one has time for headaches. Have one of these cures on hand to battle a stressful day. >>

New Ways to Deal with IBS
New Ways to Deal with IBS

Learn three new ways to treat IBS. >>

13 Things Your Pain Doctor Won't Tell You
13 Things Your Pain Doctor Won’t Tell You

Learn what pain doctors are really thinking when you visit them, and how you can better manage your… >>

Headache Relief Without Drugs: 6 Natural Remedies
Headache Relief Without Drugs: 6 Natural Remedies

Easier than you think: Next time your skull's pounding, turn to these natural DIY headache remedies… >>

What Vitamins Should I Take? Secrets Doctors Tell Their Friends
What Vitamins Should I Take? Secrets Doctors Tell Their Friends

When physicians have heart-to-heart chats with their pals, their advice often differs from the… >>

The Robin Roberts Effect: Almost 10,000 New Bone Marrow Donors
The Robin Roberts Effect: Almost 10,000 New Bone Marrow Donors

It’s not surprising that the GMA co-anchor’s announcement that she has a blood disorder… >>

Summer Safety Alert: Have You Heard of Delayed Drowning?
Summer Safety Alert: Have You Heard of Delayed Drowning?

I hadn’t—until I saw this scary report from ABC News about a 60-year-old man from Yonkers, New… >>

Robin Roberts' Health News: Difficult, Yet Inspiring
Robin Roberts’ Health News: Difficult, Yet Inspiring

Like millions of other GMA fans, I was so saddened to hear Robin Roberts’ announcement this… >>

Ridiculous Health Threat: Will Justin Bieber’s Haircut Give You a Lazy Eye?
Ridiculous Health Threat: Will Justin Bieber’s Haircut Give You a Lazy Eye?

In a word, NO. But after spending most of my day combing through fascinating, important… >>

Memorable Pets for Alzheimer's Patients
Memorable Pets for Alzheimer’s Patients

My beloved grandma Lil succumbed to ever-worsening dementia before she passed away from heart… >>

Steel Your Gut for Stomach Flu Season
Steel Your Gut for Stomach Flu Season

Norovirus—or stomach flu—can really put your body through the ringer. Here’s what infectious… >>

Can Birth Order Predict Your Health?
Can Birth Order Predict Your Health?

Birth order stereotypes (like firstborn achiever, or middle-child mediator) may have a profound… >>

Up Close and Sneezy: This is Your Cold in 3D
Up Close and Sneezy: This is Your Cold in 3D

From The Melbourne Newsroom Take a look at this photo, and try not to sneeze. Using one of the… >>

8 Foods That Help Lower High Blood Pressure
8 Foods That Help Lower High Blood Pressure

Consuming less sodium may be important to help slash blood pressure levels, but eating more of… >>

5 Old-Time Cures That Can Kill
5 Old-Time Cures That Can Kill

As RD's health editor, I'm always on the lookout for clever home cures for everyday aches and… >>