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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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… >>

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13+ Things You Didn’t Know About Organic Food

Before you buy organic or natural foods, see what today's food experts told us about making smart… >>

Health Shocker: Why Water Is Making You Fat
Health Shocker: Why Water Is Making You Fat

You might not be surprised to see water at the top of the list of ingredients in soups. After… >>

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How Drunk Am I? 8 Weird Reasons You Got Tipsy So Quickly

Studies show that these seemingly random factors can affect how alcohol takes its toll on your body… >>

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Beyond Angelina Jolie: 5 Surprising Facts You Didn’t Know About the Breast Cancer Gene

The Hollywood actress, humanitarian, and mom of six announced she had a preventive mastectomy to… >>

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Juicing for Health: Juiceman Jay Kordich’s Tips for a Long, Happy Life

Jay Kordich is known for his juicers, but we extracted more than just pulp from the 89-year-old… >>

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13 Things Your Dermatologist Won’t Tell You

Top dermatologists share skin secrets for healthy, young, glowing skin. >>

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How You Might Be ODing on Vitamins, Thanks to Fortified Foods

Worried you're not getting your daily vitamin and mineral requirements? You might be surprised to… >>

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5 Fresh Ways to Deal with Garlic Breath

Garlic's health benefits are many, including fighting cancer and lowering cholesterol and blood… >>