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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… >>

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How Bacteria Talk to Your Brain

New research shows that what we eat may influence how happy or anxious we feel. >>

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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… >>

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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… >>

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Sobering Up: Alternatives to AA for Women

Alcoholics Anonymous is still the giant among alcohol recovery programs. But, turned off by its… >>

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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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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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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… >>

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News from the World of Medicine

Read up on the latest medical news and studies: foods that make you fat, new cancer treatments… >>

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Chilling Medical Dramas: He Took a Nail Gun to the Heart

A careless accident on the job turned into a medical nightmare. >>

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Chilling Medical Dramas: She Lost 540 Pints of Blood

A mother's third pregnancy became a bloodbath that seemed impossible to survive. >>

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Chilling Medical Dramas: The Dinner That Almost Killed Her

One bite of chow mein changed this woman's entire life >>

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Chilling Medical Dramas: “I Saw Forceps Sticking Out of My Leg”

A man awakens mid-surgery and is horrifyingly aware of everything. >>

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

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

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Meet the Parents Fighting to End Pediatric Cancer

When these parents heard the unimaginable words “your child has cancer,” they grieved—then… >>

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8 Ways to Prevent Stress and Heart Disease

Yes, stress takes a major toll on your ticker. But integrative cardiologist Joel K. Kahn, MD, says… >>

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A Day in the Life of Your Knee

Got an achy twinge? A limp? Out-and-out arthritis? Well, why don’t you try asking your knee how… >>

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The Best Foods to Eat to Avoid Clogged Arteries

Certain heart-healthy foods truly act like medicine for your blood vessels, says integrative… >>

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

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

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11 Dairy-Free Recipes You’d Swear Were the Real Thing

If you're among the 33 percent of all people worldwide who are lactose intolerant (40 million of… >>