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“I Survived a Flesh-Eating Bacteria”

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

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3 Telemedicine Apps Everyone Should Know (Just in Case)

Here's how to use your smartphone to get top medical care and information any time, any place. >>

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The Case of the Bone Marrow Buyer

Should a desperate mother be allowed to entice donors with cash? You be the judge. >>

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5 Surprising Reasons Your Belly’s Bloated

Editor-in-chief Liz Vaccariello reveals 5 unexpected factors that play a role in belly bloat. >>

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9 Common Foot Problems and Podiatrists’ Simple Solutions

Foot problems can plague you any time of year, but summer can be especially damaging. We asked… >>

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13 Secrets Your Eye Doctor Won’t Tell You

The experts weigh in on the best way to care for your eyes. >>

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13 Home Remedies for Canker Sores

These natural home remedies will take the pain out of your canker sore and help it heal quickly. >>

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11 Home Remedies for Diarrhea

Diarrhea is a sign that your body is trying to rid itself of something toxic in your system. Avoid… >>

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9 Things to Know About Heart Attacks Before You Have One

Recognize these common heart attack signs and symptoms so you know what to expect before a heart… >>

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7 Things You Do That Only Make the Pain Worse

Your thoughts and attitude toward your pain play a bigger role than you think in your pain… >>

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8 Signs of Disease That Are Written All Over Your Face

When doctors chat with patients eye to eye, it’s not just about creating rapport. Certain facial… >>

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11 Home Remedies for a Toothache

Cavities often cause tooth pain, along with fillings that have come loose, a cracked tooth, an… >>

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What Medication Do Most Men Not Need?

Pharmaceutical companies have convinced men that common effects of aging, like slowing down and… >>

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9 Incredible Health Benefits of Music

The right notes can dampen appetite, relax blood vessels, and improve brain focus. >>

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Drug Shortages: The Scary Reality of a World Without Meds

Imagine surgeons running out of anesthetic drugs, cancer patients who can't get lifesaving… >>

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5 Pomegranate Health Benefits You Didn’t Know

Pomegranates, with their tiny ruby seeds, have amazing healing properties. >>

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The Health Benefits of Kiwi: Surprising Ways It Heals

Who knew that vitamins, minerals, antioxidants, and more healthy nutrients were packed into this… >>

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11 Surprising Home Remedies for Constipation

The cure for constipation may be as close as your kitchen! Try these natural cures for quick relief. >>

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10+ Home Remedies for a Stuffy Nose

These all-natural cures should provide relief from the pressure and pain of stuffy nose. >>

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15 Mind-Blowing Ways Your Body Heals After You Quit Smoking

When you quit smoking and no longer inhale the 4,800 toxic substances found in cigarettes, you… >>