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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10 Poison Ivy Home Remedies

Like cough home remedies and home remedies for headaches, these natural poison ivy home remedies… >>

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Controversial Health Topic: Is Electricity Making Us Sick and Fat?

Electricity allows us to stay glued to our laptops or Xboxes until the wee hours of the morning… >>

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Controversial Health Topic: Do Wrinkles Predict Fragile Bones?

About one in two women over the age of 50 break a bone due to osteoporosis, according to the… >>

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Controversial Health Topic: The Herpes Virus Causes Alzheimer’s

Could that pesky little cold sore be responsible for destroying your memory? It sounds incredible… >>

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Controversial Health Topic: Is Depression an Inflammatory Disorder?

For the past 50 years, the conventional wisdom among many psychiatrists was that depression was… >>

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Controversial Health Topic: Gluten Issues Are Caused by C-Sections

About one in three babies in the United States today is delivered by cesarean section, a 53 percent… >>

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Controversial Health Topic: Obesity Is Caused by a Virus

One of six medical theories on the verge of going mainstream. >>

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7 Truly Unusual Ways to Be Happy

We've heard about meditating, exercising, and decluttering our lives in our quest to be happy… >>

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Fast Weight Loss: “Extreme Makeover” Secrets From Trainer Chris Powell

Chris Powell, host of the hit show "Extreme Makeover: Weight Loss Edition" and author of the book… >>

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Mosquito Bites: 10 Weird Reasons You’re Getting Bitten

Mosquitoes buzz: Whom they love to bite, where they like to hang out, and which repellents they… >>

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3 Reasons Why All Calories Are Not the Same

Robert Lustig, MD, explains why all calories are not created equal. >>

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9 Summer Foods That Are Healthier Than You Thought

Let's go beyond blueberries, salmon, and tomatoes to enjoy these often overlooked but surprisingly… >>

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3 Summer Skin Problems, Solved

Relief is on its way with research-backed solutions for these common summer skin problems. >>

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10 Sunscreen Myths You Believe That Make Dermatologists Cringe

Think you need to lie out to boost vitamin D levels? That it’s safe to tan as long as you wear… >>

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5 Questionable Hangover Cures From Around the World

So you didn't pace yourself last night. Now what? We trotted the globe to seek out the best… >>

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What to Eat for Pretty Nails

From our newly revised best-selling book, Foods that Harm, Foods that Heal: These foods beat dry… >>

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7 Myths of Happiness You’ve Convinced Yourself Are True

Think the right job, a bigger house, or a perfect spouse is the ticket to happiness? Turns out… >>

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7 Guidelines for Healthier Grilling

Research has suggested a link between grilled food and cancer, but you can cut down on that risk… >>

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Guess Which of These Gross Habits Are Really Healthy

Belching, passing gas, picking your nose and eating what comes out of it, and other seemingly… >>

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When Doctors Don’t Know the Best Medical Advice

Some of their outdated tips may compromise your care or sabotage your health goals. Here, medical… >>