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17 Surprising Home Remedies for Cold Sores

Read on to learn how to quickly heal a cold sore and prevent future outbreaks from occurring. >>

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Larry King and Liz Vaccariello: Is Gluten-Free the Greatest Thing Since Sliced Bread?

Liz Vaccariello, editor in chief of Reader's Digest, gives longtime bagel-lover Larry King a lesson… >>

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Larry King and Liz Vaccariello: Tests for a Healthy Heart

Liz Vaccariello, editor in chief of Reader's Digest, reveals some exciting new advancements in… >>

Natural Cold Remedies: What Works, What Doesn’t

The physicians of the TV show The Doctors explain the best (and worst) ways to fight your cold… >>

News From the World of Medicine

Dogs that can sniff cancer, the risks of a chilly home, and more from the latest health news and… >>

What Your Doctor’s Really Thinking (But Won’t Say to Your Face)

35 things your doctor would tell you if he weren't worried about time, lawsuits, or hurting your… >>

13 Signs of Cancer Men Are Likely to Ignore

Many men’s cancer signs can mimic symptoms of other diseases or conditions—and many men are… >>

Got Back Pain? 5 Exercises That Can Make It Better

Don’t let an aching back hurt your healthy lifestyle. Stay active by choosing the right workout… >>

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What You Must Know About Skin Cancer

Guide to skin cancer basics, including risk factors, treatments, prevention. >>

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5 Ways to Lower Your Blood Sugar

Start lowering your blood sugar today with these quick fixes. >>

Pelvic-Floor Dysfunction: Are You at Risk?

An achy back, incontinence, and pelvic pain may all have one sneaky cause. And your doctor has… >>

News From the World of Medicine

Read up on the latest medical news and studies: an immune system booster, the new gluten-free… >>

The 6 Most Dangerous Times for Your Heart

Holistic heart doc Joel K. Kahn, MD, shares when your heart is most at risk for problems. >>

Benefits of Vitamin E: Which Apply to You?

Vitamin E is good for your hair and skin, but what about for your body? We answer 4 common… >>

9 Surprising Diseases That Dermatologists Find First

Seeing a skin doctor isn’t just about checking for moles or getting a cream for acne or wrinkles… >>

Scary Food-Drug Interactions You Should Avoid

Eating certain foods while you or your loved ones take specific meds could cause dangerous side… >>

15 Cancer Symptoms Women Are Likely to Ignore

Many cancer signs mimic symptoms of other diseases or conditions, so it’s easy to brush them… >>

8 Things to Know About ALS Before You #IceBucketChallenge

Important information about amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, the fatal disease behind the social… >>

8 Early Symptoms of Parkinson’s Disease Too Easy to Miss

This movement disorder is more treatable when caught early, but Parkinson’s symptoms can appear… >>