Health

Learn the latest health news along with easy ways to adopt a healthy lifestyle: From diet and weight loss tips to advice on managing and preventing diabetes, we'll keep you looking and feeling your best.

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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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Is Calm the New Happy?

A long time ago, happy meant excitement, right? Don't worry. You're not missing out—you've just… >>

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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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7 Icky, Bad Habits That Put Your Health at Risk

What are the ultimate consequences of sleeping with the TV on, driving in flip flops, or drinking… >>

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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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Need Exercise Motivation? 11 Tricks You Haven’t Tried

Want to keep your arteries clear and your heart beating strong? Integrative cardiologist Joel K… >>

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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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Portion Distortion Quiz: Guess the Right Serving Sizes

Use these common objects to properly size your servings without weighing everything you eat. >>

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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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27 Foods You Should Never Buy Again

Cross these items off your grocery store list—whether they're rip-offs, fakes, drastically… >>

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Which Foods to Avoid With Acid Reflux and Digestion Issues?

21-Day Tummy, the new diet book from Reader's Digest, tells you which foods are harming your… >>

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How to Prevent Heart Disease: 15 Lifesaving Tips

Holistic heart doc Joel K. Kahn, MD, shares what doctors may not learn in medical school about… >>

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8 Natural Remedies for Heartburn Relief

Did you know that 60 million Americans experience heartburn and acid reflux symptoms at least once… >>

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Shocking Diseases That Eye Doctors Find First

Hosts of the hit TV show "The Doctors" share surprising information about what your eye doctor… >>

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Thinking of Going Vegetarian? 6 Ways to Get There

Veg-curious, but not sure if you’re ready to totally swear off meat? Registered dietitian Rachel… >>