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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

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

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

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

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13+ Anti-Inflammatory Foods for Fighting Pain

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

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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

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)

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

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

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

12 Silent Diabetes Complications and How to Avoid Them

High blood sugar levels can cause head-to-toe diabetes complications. Being aware of the risks can… >>

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… >>

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31 Simple Ways to Prevent Cancer

Small changes to inoculate yourself against cancer. >>

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Actress Teri Garr Battles Multiple Sclerosis

Teri Garr is master of the silver lining. >>

8 Sneaky Things That Raise Your Blood Sugar Levels

Whether you have diabetes and measure your blood sugar levels daily or are just concerned about… >>

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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

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

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)

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